9106 Yatagarasu

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Discovery and designation
Discovered by T. Kobayashi
Discovery site Oizumi
Discovery date January 3, 1997
MPC designation 9106
Named after Yatagarasu
Alternative names 1997 AY1
Orbital characteristics
Epoch May 14, 2008
Aphelion 2.5675581
Perihelion 2.3995137
Eccentricity 0.0338317
Orbital period 1429.5656574
Mean anomaly 354.80144
Inclination 5.51766
Longitude of ascending node 55.96506
Argument of perihelion 26.48866
Physical characteristics
Absolute magnitude (H) 13.4

9106 Yatagarasu (1997 AY1) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on January 3, 1997 by Takao Kobayashi at Ōizumi. It is named after a Japanese mythological bird yatagarasu.


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