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18524 Tagatoshihiro (1996 VE8)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2018524
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 30 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .06990078222299778 4.0096e-08  
a 2.484479549275734 1.0722e-08 au
q 2.310812485364319 1.045e-07 au
i 5.507077051962974 3.6263e-06 deg
node 255.0600116718588 4.5405e-05 deg
peri 153.5193681571612 5.5431e-05 deg
M 264.2866401507428 3.2324e-05 deg
tp 2458980.795885851714
(2020-May-11.29588585)
0.00012888 TDB
period 1430.380451822362
3.92
9.2594e-06
2.535e-08
d
yr
n .2516812918838101 1.6292e-09 deg/d
Q 2.658146613187149 1.1471e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1631  
   data-arc span      14329 days (39.23 yr)  
   first obs. used      1980-09-13  
   last obs. used      2019-12-07  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .47846  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Dec-14 00:29:05  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.32219 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.60177 au 
 T_jup = 3.467 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.8   n/a MPO358809  
diameter diameter 4.562 km 0.213 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.445   0.132 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

18524 Tagatoshihiro           Discovered 1996 Nov. 6 by K. Endate and K. Watanabe at Kitami.
Toshihiro Taga (b. 1951) is a Japanese amateur astronomer and president of the Tottori Society of Astronomy. He is a popularizer of astronomy.
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Reference: MPC batch dated 2017-01-12Last Updated: 2017-01-17

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Alternate Designations
 1996 VE8 = 1980 RE6 = 1988 UH1 
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