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7415 Susumuimoto (1990 VL8)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2007415
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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 .1599023615696469 4.4693e-08  
a 3.177172530126404 1.7441e-08 au
q 2.669135139444982 1.4667e-07 au
i 2.630832839183059 3.6834e-06 deg
node 110.7283044711872 0.00010143 deg
peri 247.9374367943614 0.00010191 deg
M 103.5905735796624 1.0013e-05 deg
tp 2458405.280209957599
5.759e-05 TDB
period 2068.519528473131
n .1740375157423496 1.4331e-09 deg/d
Q 3.685209920807826 2.023e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2091  
   data-arc span      16900 days (46.27 yr)  
   first obs. used      1973-10-26  
   last obs. used      2020-02-02  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .49865  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Feb-22 18:29:02  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.66687 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.76525 au 
 T_jup = 3.179 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.0   n/a MPO502223  
diameter diameter 12.994 km 0.764 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (  
rotation period rot_per 11.71 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-August); Warner et al., 2009 Result based on less than full coverage, so that the period may be wrong by 30 percent or so.
Published Reference List:
[Chang, C.-K.; Lin, H.-W.; Ip, W.-H.; Prince, T.A.; et al. (2016) Astrophys. J. Sup. Ser. 227, A20.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.087   0.005 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (  

7415 Susumuimoto           Discovered 1990 Nov. 14 by T. Seki at Geisei.
Susumu Imoto (1901-1981) studied the history of astronomy and old Japanese calendars. With I. Hasegawa, he compiled a catalogue of meteor showers and lent support to the world calendar proposed by E. Achelis.
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Reference: 20000124/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2013-03-29

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Alternate Designations
 1990 VL8 = 1973 UG1 = 1984 SX6 
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