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129 Antigone
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2000129
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 76 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .211101666338703 2.6104e-08  
a 2.869307173257961 6.0712e-09 AU
q 2.263591647745612 7.5407e-08 AU
i 12.2632749550244 3.2728e-06 deg
node 135.7057507940995 1.5197e-05 deg
peri 111.039325100839 1.647e-05 deg
M 335.7689955931014 7.5168e-06 deg
tp 2457119.990370790235
(2015-Apr-07.49037079)
3.7157e-05 JED
period 1775.268278694943
4.86
5.6345e-06
1.543e-08
d
yr
n .2027862517008683 6.4362e-10 deg/d
Q 3.47502269877031 7.3529e-09 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2092  
   data-arc span      40548 days (111.01 yr)  
   first obs. used      1903-06-04  
   last obs. used      2014-06-09  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .59632  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Aug-13 13:51:23  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.28553 AU 
 T_jup = 3.232 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 7.07 mag n/a PDS3 (MPC 17257)  
magnitude slope G 0.33   n/a PDS3 (MPC 17257) Fit
diameter diameter 113 km n/a Dunham occult. list: Wasserman et al. 1986 Yeomans E-mail 2001-Apr-04
rotation period rot_per 4.9572 h n/a Asteroid Lightcurve DataBase (Rev. 2014-Mar-01) Published Reference List:
[Scaltriti, F.; Zappala, V. (1977) Astron. Astrophys. 56, 7-11.]
[Magnusson, P. (1986) Icarus 68, 1-39.]
[Weidenschilling, S.J.; Chapman, C.R.; Davis, D.R.; Greenberg, R.; et al. (1987) Icarus 70, 191-245.]
[Di Martino, M.; Zappala, V.; De Sanctis, G.; Cacciatori, S. (1987) Icarus 69, 338-353.]
[Lagerkvist, C.I.; Magnusson, P.; Williams, I.P.; Buontempo, M.E.; et al. (1988) Astron. Astrophys. Suppl. Ser. 73, 395-405.]
[Drummond, J.D.; Weidenschilling, S.J.; Chapman, C.R.; Davis, D.R. (1988) Icarus 76, 19-77.]
[Magnusson, P. (1990) Icarus 85, 229-240.]
[Drummond, J.D.; Weidenschilling, S.J.; Chapman, C.R.; Davis, D.R. (1991) Icarus 89, 44-64.]
[De Angelis, G. (1995) Planet. Space Sci. 43, 649-682.]
[Foerster, I.; Potthoff, H. (2001) Minor Planet Bul. 28, 25-26.]
[Torppa, J.; Kaasalainen, M.; Michalowski, T.; Kwiatkowski, T.; et al. (2003) Icarus 164, 346-383.]
[Behrend, R. (2004) 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]
[Ruthroff, J.C. (2009) Minor Planet Bul. 36, 121-122.]
[Behrend, R. (2010) Observatoire de Geneve web site, http://obswww.unige.ch/~behrend/page_cou.html]
[Durech, J.; Kaasalainen, M.; Herald, D.; Dunham, D.; et al. (2011) Icarus 214, 652-670.]
[Ruthroff, J. (2011) http://www.theastroimager.com/doyan_rose.htm]
[Hanus, J.; Marchis, F.; Durech, J. (2013) Icarus 226, 1045-1057.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.164   n/a EAR-A-5-DDR-ALBEDOS-V1.0:TRIAD IMPS quality code 2: from the PDS IMPS singleton file
B-V BV .717 mag .012 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.1 #obs=17; phase (min.=8.97, mean=14.32, max.=18.68) deg.
U-B UB .245 mag .027 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.1 #obs=10; phase (min.=8.97, mean=14.63, max.=18.68) deg.
Tholen spectral type spec_T M   n/a EAR-A-5-DDR-TAXONOMY-V4.0 used 2 color indices; used ground-based radiometric albedo
SMASSII spectral type spec_B X   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)

129 Antigone          Discovered 1873-Feb-05 by Peters, C. H. F. at Clinton
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 A878 CA = A907 BA 
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