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32 Pomona
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2000032
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2456800.5 (2014-May-23.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 85 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .08027487832320766 3.7492e-08  
a 2.587660029030836 7.4851e-09 AU
q 2.379935935058557 9.6706e-08 AU
i 5.523632940065003 4.3964e-06 deg
node 220.4612125373269 4.6434e-05 deg
peri 338.8007995194947 5.2539e-05 deg
M 326.4663510998287 2.4502e-05 deg
tp 2456942.124231149514
(2014-Oct-11.62423115)
0.0001036 JED
period 1520.404873493037
4.16
6.5969e-06
1.806e-08
d
yr
n .236779035818875 1.0274e-09 deg/d
Q 2.795384123003114 8.0859e-09 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1439  
   data-arc span      54931 days (150.39 yr)  
   first obs. used      1864-01-07  
   last obs. used      2014-05-31  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .67983  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jul-14 11:53:12  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.37823 AU 
 T_jup = 3.410 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 7.56 mag n/a IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 25
diameter diameter 80.76 km 1.6 IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 25
rotation period rot_per 9.448 h n/a Asteroid Lightcurve DataBase (Rev. 2013-Sep-12) Published Reference List:
[Schober, H.J. (1976) Astron. Astrophys. 53, 115-119.]
[Chang, Y.C.; Zhou, X.-h.; Yang, X.-y.; Zhang, Y.-y.; et al. (1981) Acta Astron. Sin. 22, 169-173; Chin. Astron. Astrophys. 5, 434-437.]
[Di Martino, M.; Zappala, V.; De Sanctis, G.; Cacciatori, S. (1987) Icarus 69, 338-353.]
[Erikson, A.; Magnusson, P. (1993) Icarus 103, 62-66.]
[Dotto, E.; De Angelis, G.; Di Martino, M.; Barucci, M.A.; et al. (1995) Icarus 117, 313-327.]
[Kaasalainen, M.; Torppa, J.; Piironen, J. (2002) Icarus 159, 369-395.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.2564   0.010 IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 25
B-V BV .857 mag .017 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.1 #obs=9; phase (min.=3.45, mean=13.75, max.=24.02) deg.
U-B UB .429 mag .025 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.1 #obs=9; phase (min.=3.45, mean=13.75, max.=24.02) deg.
Tholen spectral type spec_T S   n/a EAR-A-5-DDR-TAXONOMY-V4.0 used 7 color indices
SMASSII spectral type spec_B S   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)

32 Pomona          Discovered 1854-Oct-26 by Goldschmidt, H. at Paris
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 1945 RB = 1949 SH = 1950 YD = A899 QA = A911 KF 
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