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239 Adrastea
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2000239
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457600.5 (2016-Jul-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 20 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2348567451434152 3.5481e-08  
a 2.966162471820696 1.1356e-08 au
q 2.26953920812234 1.0662e-07 au
i 6.17457005573555 4.896e-06 deg
node 180.6342971876865 3.7586e-05 deg
peri 210.153822475263 3.9054e-05 deg
M 233.6166643815228 1.1045e-05 deg
tp 2458255.555569266507
(2018-May-17.05556927)
5.9342e-05 JED
period 1865.910594794159
5.11
1.0715e-05
2.934e-08
d
yr
n .1929352890778318 1.108e-09 deg/d
Q 3.662785735519051 1.4023e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1810  
   data-arc span      48087 days (131.66 yr)  
   first obs. used      1884-08-20  
   last obs. used      2016-04-17  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .52687  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2016-Apr-25 12:26:23  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.27588 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.78806 au 
 T_jup = 3.214 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 10.4 mag n/a MPO267706  
diameter diameter 41.52 km 1.4 IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 15
rotation period rot_per 18.4707 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2016-February); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Uzpen, B.; Kipp, S. (2003) Minor Planet Bul. 30, 59-61.]
[Behrend, R. (2007) Observatoire de Geneve web site, http://obswww.unige.ch/~behrend/page_cou.html]
[Carbo, L.; Green, D.; Kragh, K.; Krotz, J.; et al. (2009) Minor Planet Bul. 36, 152-157.]
[Behrend, R. (2012) Observatoire de Geneve web site, http://obswww.unige.ch/~behrend/page_cou.html]
[Durech, J.; Hanus, J.; Oszkiewsicz, D.; Vanco, R. (2016) Astron. Astrophys. 587, A48.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.0777   0.006 IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 15

239 Adrastea          Discovered 1884-Aug-18 by Palisa, J. at Vienna
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 1955 MK1 = 1956 UJ = A915 TD 
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