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163 Erigone
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2000163
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2456800.5 (2014-May-23.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 95 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1911105499606035 3.2355e-08  
a 2.366705419309429 5.6949e-09 AU
q 1.914403045030464 7.6133e-08 AU
i 4.814676121193342 4.1613e-06 deg
node 160.1739669252002 3.3676e-05 deg
peri 298.2210953085921 3.4916e-05 deg
M 63.56165510937956 9.1672e-06 deg
tp 2456565.694950929170
(2013-Sep-30.19495093)
3.3807e-05 JED
period 1329.886981703614
3.64
4.8001e-06
1.314e-08
d
yr
n .2706996947506262 9.7707e-10 deg/d
Q 2.819007793588395 6.7833e-09 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1683  
   data-arc span      44473 days (121.76 yr)  
   first obs. used      1892-09-13  
   last obs. used      2014-06-19  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .54062  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jul-14 11:53:50  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .936252 AU 
 T_jup = 3.518 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 9.47 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 72.63 km 5.7 IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 15
rotation period rot_per 16.136 h n/a Asteroid Lightcurve DataBase (Rev. 2013-Sep-12) Published Reference List:
[Harris, A.W.; Young, J.W. (1989) Icarus 81, 314-364.]
[Hanus, J.; Durech, J.; Broz, M.; Warner, B.D.; et al. (2011) Astron. Astrophys. 530, A134.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.0546   0.010 IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 15
B-V BV .717 mag .023 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.1 #obs=2; phase (min.=5.23, mean=11.78, max.=18.33) deg.
U-B UB .341 mag .015 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.1 #obs=2; phase (min.=5.23, mean=11.78, max.=18.33) deg.
Tholen spectral type spec_T C   n/a EAR-A-5-DDR-TAXONOMY-V4.0 used 2 color indices
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)

163 Erigone          Discovered 1876-Apr-26 by Perrotin, J. at Toulouse
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 1957 OT = A892 RA 
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