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26168 Kanaikiyotaka (1995 WT8)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2026168
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 22 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1625238896143816 3.0433e-08  
a 2.234615128572866 8.1116e-09 au
q 1.871436786086062 6.82e-08 au
i 4.708092555498268 4.4697e-06 deg
node 248.0760359156031 4.8044e-05 deg
peri 31.57378278519615 5.052e-05 deg
M 129.9611533115111 1.6712e-05 deg
tp 2458160.032788622726
(2018-Feb-10.53278862)
5.5673e-05 TDB
period 1220.119951657689
3.34
6.6435e-06
1.819e-08
d
yr
n .2950529573021849 1.6066e-09 deg/d
Q 2.59779347105967 9.43e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1158  
   data-arc span      14658 days (40.13 yr)  
   first obs. used      1978-10-27  
   last obs. used      2018-12-14  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .52657  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Jul-13 00:56:09  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .856413 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.52293 au 
 T_jup = 3.617 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.5   n/a MPO452535  
diameter diameter 2.259 km 0.745 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.138   0.133 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

26168 Kanaikiyotaka           Discovered 1995 Nov. 24 by T. Niijima at Ojima.
Kiyotaka Kanai (b. 1951), a Japanese amateur astronomer, is a key member of the group Ota Uchuno Kai. A devoted observer of small bodies, he independently discovered C/1970 B1 and co-discovered (7752) Otauchunokai. Recently, he has become well known as a variable star observer.
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Reference: 20020921/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2003-10-02

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Alternate Designations
 1995 WT8 = 1978 UT4 = 1998 SV99 
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