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498 Tokio (A902 XA)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2000498
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 74 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2225170027924784 3.5411e-08  
a 2.652015769328768 7.6355e-09 au
q 2.061897168979342 9.4285e-08 au
i 9.49674848667807 3.4002e-06 deg
node 97.21218810910798 2.5152e-05 deg
peri 241.7565935208137 2.6176e-05 deg
M 46.25453562740187 8.8416e-06 deg
tp 2458397.818362437307
(2018-Oct-06.31836244)
3.8457e-05 TDB
period 1577.475344479381
4.32
6.8126e-06
1.865e-08
d
yr
n .2282127586081619 9.8558e-10 deg/d
Q 3.242134369678195 9.3345e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      3856  
   data-arc span      42268 days (115.72 yr)  
   first obs. used      1904-03-14  
   last obs. used      2019-12-04  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .39167  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Dec-13 20:43:59  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.07129 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.19211 au 
 T_jup = 3.335 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 8.9   n/a MPO502157 IRAS observations used: 15
diameter diameter 81.83 km 2.3 IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 15
rotation period rot_per 41.85 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-January); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Pilcher, F.; Martinez, L. (2013) Minor Planet Bull. 40, 196-197.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.0694   0.004 IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 15
B-V BV 0.780   0.024 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.2 #obs=4; phase (min.=.73, mean=10.06, max.=21.97) deg.
U-B UB 0.375   0.025 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.2 #obs=4; phase (min.=.73, mean=10.06, max.=21.97) deg.
Tholen spectral type spec_T M   n/a EAR-A-5-DDR-TAXONOMY-V4.0 used 7 color indices; used ground-based radiometric albedo

498 Tokio (A902 XA)          Discovered 1902-Dec-02 by Charlois, A. at Nice
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

Alternate Designations
 A902 XA = A900 EB 
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