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108 Hecuba
Classification: Outer Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2000108
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457600.5 (2016-Jul-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 34 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .05553890317792194 3.2522e-08  
a 3.239118818347988 1.6194e-08 au
q 3.059221711913974 1.0691e-07 au
i 4.22040033749438 4.4981e-06 deg
node 350.0141095220958 4.2836e-05 deg
peri 204.6335733925376 5.2052e-05 deg
M 166.6488823495972 3.0007e-05 deg
tp 2456614.813859012711
(2013-Nov-18.31385901)
0.00018037 JED
period 2129.309274400194
5.83
1.5969e-05
4.372e-08
d
yr
n .1690689109037054 1.2679e-09 deg/d
Q 3.419015924782002 1.7094e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1696  
   data-arc span      49628 days (135.87 yr)  
   first obs. used      1880-01-26  
   last obs. used      2015-12-12  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .59617  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2016-Jan-04 12:31:07  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 2.05833 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.55152 au 
 T_jup = 3.178 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 8.09 mag n/a IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 14
diameter diameter 64.97 km 4.4 IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 14
rotation period rot_per 14.256 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2016-February); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Blanco, C.; Di Martino, M.; Lazzarin, M.; Cellino, A.; et al. (1994) Seventy-Five Years of Hirayama Asteroid Families, ASP Conf. Ser. 63, 280-285.]
[Pilcher, F. (2013) Minor Planet Bul. 40, 158-160.]
[Pilcher, F. (2014) Minor Planet Bul. 41, 250-252.]
[Waszczak, A.; Chang, C.-K.; Ofeck, E.O.; Laher, F.; et al. (2016) Astron. J. 150, A75.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.2431   0.037 IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 14
B-V BV .855 mag .013 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.1 #obs=3; phase (min.=2.51, mean=7.27, max.=10.66) deg.
U-B UB .502 mag .020 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.1 #obs=3; phase (min.=2.51, mean=7.27, max.=10.66) deg.
Tholen spectral type spec_T S   n/a EAR-A-5-DDR-TAXONOMY-V4.0 used 7 color indices; used ground-based radiometric albedo
SMASSII spectral type spec_B Sl   n/a EAR-A-5-DDR-TAXONOMY-V4.0 based on a high-resolution spectrum by Xu et al. (1995) or Bus and Binzel (2002)

108 Hecuba          Discovered 1869-Apr-02 by Luther, R. at Dusseldorf
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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