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8883 Miyazakihayao (1994 BS4)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2008883
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 29 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .02165686070229129 3.8018e-08  
a 2.273051829399394 7.7961e-09 au
q 2.223824662561003 8.5334e-08 au
i 2.467810329426618 3.6695e-06 deg
node 73.74130998124302 0.00010248 deg
peri 343.1308355633116 0.00014393 deg
M 323.9968740280462 0.00010097 deg
tp 2459125.684380318795
0.00035116 TDB
period 1251.735111830915
n .2876007843811518 1.4796e-09 deg/d
Q 2.322278996237785 7.965e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1677  
   data-arc span      10775 days (29.50 yr)  
   first obs. used      1989-11-04  
   last obs. used      2019-05-06  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .52754  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-May-30 01:38:06  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.2347 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.71522 au 
 T_jup = 3.609 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.5   n/a MPO384836  

8883 Miyazakihayao           Discovered 1994 Jan. 16 by T. Kobayashi at Oizumi.
Animator and movie director Hayao Miyazaki (b. 1941) received awards for Laputa, Castle in the Sky, My Neighbor Totoro, Spirited Away and many other animation films that closely relate to issues of the time, yet are also entertaining stories.
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Reference: 20020624/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2003-10-02

Alternate Designations
 1994 BS4 = 1978 NO5 = 1996 XB19 
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