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189 Phthia
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2000189
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 56 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .03708258940528061 4.2564e-08  
a 2.449984698856619 7.7062e-09 AU
q 2.359132922219699 1.0586e-07 AU
i 5.177383853324081 5.1147e-06 deg
node 203.4302226217908 4.7227e-05 deg
peri 168.5596621087971 7.3599e-05 deg
M 182.2514229033023 5.728e-05 deg
tp 2457692.087471163622
(2016-Oct-30.58747116)
0.00022342 JED
period 1400.694698576742
3.83
6.6086e-06
1.809e-08
d
yr
n .2570153227293565 1.2126e-09 deg/d
Q 2.54083647549354 7.9919e-09 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1474  
   data-arc span      49441 days (135.36 yr)  
   first obs. used      1880-02-08  
   last obs. used      2015-06-21  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .60485  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Jul-06 11:33:50  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.35904 AU 
 T_jup = 3.490 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 9.33 mag n/a IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 14
diameter diameter 37.66 km 2.0 IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 14
rotation period rot_per 22.346 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2015-May); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Pilcher, F. (2009) Minor Planet Bul. 36, 25-27.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.2310   0.027 IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 14
B-V BV .904 mag .033 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.1 #obs=3; phase (min.=1.81, mean=10.24, max.=17.53) deg.
U-B UB .491 mag .021 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.1 #obs=3; phase (min.=1.81, mean=10.24, max.=17.53) deg.
Tholen spectral type spec_T S   n/a EAR-A-5-DDR-TAXONOMY-V4.0 used 4 color indices; used ground-based radiometric albedo
SMASSII spectral type spec_B Sa   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)

189 Phthia          Discovered 1878-Sep-09 by Peters, C. H. F. at Clinton
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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