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1113 Katja (1928 QC)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2001113
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 11 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1429486416428221 5.1261e-08  
a 3.109950875743267 1.9394e-08 AU
q 2.665387622479862 1.5954e-07 AU
i 13.28318574971891 7.2837e-06 deg
node 324.5516451315423 2.3489e-05 deg
peri 119.2004533999197 3.3561e-05 deg
M 162.3134236256149 2.3988e-05 deg
tp 2456097.306802600611
(2012-Jun-18.80680260)
0.00013087 JED
period 2003.220336315227
5.48
1.8738e-05
5.13e-08
d
yr
n .1797106356568808 1.681e-09 deg/d
Q 3.554514129006672 2.2166e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1029  
   data-arc span      38499 days (105.40 yr)  
   first obs. used      1909-02-26  
   last obs. used      2014-07-24  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .59339  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Aug-13 13:54:40  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.71102 AU 
 T_jup = 3.163 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 9.3 mag n/a MPO263354  
diameter diameter 38.50 km 2.0 IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 4
rotation period rot_per 18.465 h n/a Asteroid Lightcurve DataBase (Rev. 2014-Mar-01) Published Reference List:
[Robinson, L.; Sada, P.V.; Cooney Jr., W.R. (2002) Minor Planet Bul. 29, 54-55.]
[Behrend, R. (2002) Observatoire de Geneve web site, http://obswww.unige.ch/~behrend/page_cou.html]
[Behrend, R. (2005) Observatoire de Geneve web site, http://obswww.unige.ch/~behrend/page_cou.html]
[Behrend, R. (2011) Observatoire de Geneve web site, http://obswww.unige.ch/~behrend/page_cou.html]
geometric albedo albedo 0.2071   0.023 IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 4

1113 Katja (1928 QC)          Discovered 1928-Aug-15 by Shajn, P. at Simeis (094)
Independent discovery Aug. 25 by M. Wolf, Heidelberg, was announced first.
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 1928 QC = A909 DH 
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