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6931 Kenzaburo (1994 VP6)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2006931
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 32 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .09461096630974188 4.1602e-08  
a 3.032653706414903 1.4855e-08 au
q 2.745731408768169 1.2639e-07 au
i 10.85805706918953 4.4572e-06 deg
node 43.86225705187289 1.8604e-05 deg
peri 328.1139767986111 2.7166e-05 deg
M 339.3085345092618 1.8308e-05 deg
tp 2459111.371879518363
(2020-Sep-18.87187952)
9.8006e-05 TDB
period 1929.001918422674
5.28
1.4173e-05
3.88e-08
d
yr
n .1866250087995602 1.3712e-09 deg/d
Q 3.319576004061637 1.626e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2549  
   data-arc span      15337 days (41.99 yr)  
   first obs. used      1978-10-28  
   last obs. used      2020-10-24  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .41902  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Nov-13 03:31:59  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.75405 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.1492 au 
 T_jup = 3.209 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.6   n/a MPO350858  

6931 Kenzaburo           Discovered 1994 Nov. 4 by K. Endate and K. Watanabe at Kitami.
Named in honor of Kenzaburo Ohe (b. 1935), Japanese writer who was awarded the 1994 Nobel Prize in literature. His important works include "Sexual human" and "Football on the first year of Man-en era".
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Reference: 19980808/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2009-11-17

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Alternate Designations
 1994 VP6 = 1978 UU3 = 1980 BW1 = 1992 JA2 
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