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4096 Kushiro (1987 VC)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2004096
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 26 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1510791088471089 3.8286e-08  
a 2.809043617756179 1.4647e-08 au
q 2.384655811272916 1.09e-07 au
i 9.075998644149882 5.0888e-06 deg
node 18.73247548525892 2.2167e-05 deg
peri 303.8501602697517 2.6894e-05 deg
M 36.96036047884212 1.5675e-05 deg
tp 2458823.949135441647
(2019-Dec-06.44913544)
7.4587e-05 TDB
period 1719.634506199988
4.71
1.345e-05
3.682e-08
d
yr
n .2093468110241172 1.6373e-09 deg/d
Q 3.233431424239441 1.686e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2528  
   data-arc span      17803 days (48.74 yr)  
   first obs. used      1971-03-24  
   last obs. used      2019-12-20  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .41137  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Jan-28 19:23:20  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.3874 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.16588 au 
 T_jup = 3.287 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.7   n/a MPO435737  
diameter diameter 7.664 km 0.150 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.277   0.060 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  
SMASSII spectral type spec_B Sl   n/a EAR-A-5-DDR-TAXONOMY-V4.0 based on a high-resolution spectrum by Xu et al. (1995) or Bus and Binzel (2002)

4096 Kushiro (1987 VC)          Discovered 1987-Nov-15 by Ueda and Kaneda at Kushiro
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 1987 VC = 1976 JY = 1982 SY6 
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