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109 Felicitas
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2000109
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 12 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2970251327849259 4.855e-08  
a 2.69745067818557 7.1073e-09 AU
q 1.896240032316713 1.3013e-07 AU
i 7.880756524247303 5.6405e-06 deg
node 3.166947122497472 3.7414e-05 deg
peri 56.37832940619315 3.849e-05 deg
M 257.2140119772673 7.6979e-06 deg
tp 2457462.519291457854
(2016-Mar-15.01929146)
3.5587e-05 JED
period 1618.186954510197
4.43
6.3955e-06
1.751e-08
d
yr
n .2224712039586101 8.7926e-10 deg/d
Q 3.498661324054428 9.2184e-09 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1084  
   data-arc span      53178 days (145.59 yr)  
   first obs. used      1869-10-10  
   last obs. used      2015-05-16  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .557  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Jun-04 15:27:16  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .920899 AU 
 T_jup = 3.291 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 8.75 mag n/a IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 15
magnitude slope G 0.04   n/a PDS3 (MPC 17257) Fit
diameter diameter 89.44 km 2.5 IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 15
rotation period rot_per 13.191 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2015-May); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Harris, A.W.; Young, J.W. (1989) Icarus 81, 314-364.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.0699   0.004 IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 15
B-V BV .696 mag .010 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.1 #obs=4; phase (min.=8.46, mean=12.89, max.=24.09) deg.
U-B UB .408 mag .019 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.1 #obs=5; phase (min.=8.46, mean=15.54, max.=26.17) deg.
Tholen spectral type spec_T GC   n/a EAR-A-5-DDR-TAXONOMY-V4.0 used 7 color indices; used ground-based radiometric albedo
SMASSII spectral type spec_B Ch   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)

109 Felicitas          Discovered 1869-Oct-09 by Peters, C. H. F. at Clinton
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 A911 HA 
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