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1001 Gaussia (1923 OA)
Classification: Outer Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2001001
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 34 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1271069159161287 3.8134e-08  
a 3.209628381645481 2.1319e-08 AU
q 2.801662416817648 1.2373e-07 AU
i 9.295462230156085 5.1308e-06 deg
node 259.3530328990051 2.9023e-05 deg
peri 142.1938747417351 3.4916e-05 deg
M 309.883068564418 1.9937e-05 deg
tp 2457292.890007032949
(2015-Sep-27.39000703)
0.00011719 JED
period 2100.296237553141
5.75
2.0926e-05
5.729e-08
d
yr
n .1714043921820297 1.7078e-09 deg/d
Q 3.617594346473313 2.4029e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1147  
   data-arc span      39060 days (106.94 yr)  
   first obs. used      1908-01-01  
   last obs. used      2014-12-10  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .56209  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Jan-07 23:48:58  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.81759 AU 
 T_jup = 3.159 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 9.7 mag n/a MPO265961  
diameter diameter 74.67 km 3.8 IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 3
rotation period rot_per 9.17 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2015-Feb); 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:
[Bonzo, D.; Carbognani, A. (2010) Minor Planet Bul. 37, 93-95.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.0392   0.004 IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 3
B-V BV .689 mag .031 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.1 #obs=6; phase (min.=3.64, mean=12.51, max.=19.85) deg.
U-B UB .265 mag .034 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.1 #obs=6; phase (min.=3.64, mean=12.51, max.=19.85) deg.
Tholen spectral type spec_T PC   n/a EAR-A-5-DDR-TAXONOMY-V4.0 used 7 color indices; used ground-based radiometric albedo

1001 Gaussia (1923 OA)          Discovered 1923-Aug-08 by Belyavskij, S. at Simeis (094)
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 1923 OA = A907 XC = A911 MD 
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