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14927 Satoshi (1994 VW6)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2014927
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 27 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .192090027005573 2.906e-08  
a 2.253014888682211 7.6171e-09 au
q 1.820233197871287 6.7043e-08 au
i 7.127985222717593 3.7842e-06 deg
node 68.49221101889708 2.722e-05 deg
peri 246.5130883217562 2.9038e-05 deg
M 270.1694581001078 1.0329e-05 deg
tp 2459308.723706159608
(2021-Apr-04.22370616)
3.5812e-05 TDB
period 1235.220581671587
3.38
6.2642e-06
1.715e-08
d
yr
n .2914459209486479 1.478e-09 deg/d
Q 2.685796579493135 9.0803e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2008  
   data-arc span      9807 days (26.85 yr)  
   first obs. used      1993-03-30  
   last obs. used      2020-02-04  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .5315  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Feb-22 21:07:33  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .82047 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.60996 au 
 T_jup = 3.591 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.9   n/a MPO347643  
diameter diameter 4.371 km 0.129 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.368   0.076 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

14927 Satoshi           Discovered 1994 Nov. 1 by K. Endate and K. Watanabe at Kitami.
Furukawa Satoshi (b. 1964), a Japanese astronaut involved with the International Space Station, trained as a Soyuz-TMA Flight Engineer and NASA mission specialist to assemble and manage the Japanese Experiment Module. From 1989 to 1999 he practised clinical surgery and undertook medical research.
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Reference: 20070601/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2007-06-06

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Alternate Designations
 1994 VW6 = 1999 CZ16 
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