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3578 Carestia (1977 CC)
Classification: Outer Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2003578
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 6 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2081624750835733 9.6857e-08  
a 3.210631315126706 3.9279e-08 AU
q 2.542298353989103 3.1089e-07 AU
i 21.31206289939643 9.9859e-06 deg
node 284.7564063860886 2.836e-05 deg
peri 47.96896992289004 3.4063e-05 deg
M 49.24544672532414 2.371e-05 deg
tp 2456713.059695995486
(2014-Feb-24.55969600)
0.00013528 JED
period 2101.280754316154
5.75
3.856e-05
1.056e-07
d
yr
n .1713240837810649 3.144e-09 deg/d
Q 3.87896427626431 4.7455e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      740  
   data-arc span      27387 days (74.98 yr)  
   first obs. used      1939-08-19  
   last obs. used      2014-08-12  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .48393  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Sep-12 13:43:54  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.57743 AU 
 T_jup = 3.052 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 10.1 mag n/a MPO236413  
diameter diameter 57.80 km 2.3 IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 9
rotation period rot_per 9.93 h n/a Asteroid Lightcurve DataBase (Rev. 2014-Mar-01) Result based on less than full coverage, so that the period may be wrong by 30 percent or so.
Published Reference List:
[Behrend, R. (2008) Observatoire de Geneve web site, http://obswww.unige.ch/~behrend/page_cou.html]
geometric albedo albedo 0.0121   0.001 IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 9

3578 Carestia (1977 CC)          Discovered 1977-Feb-11 by Felix Aguilar Observatory at El Leoncito
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 1977 CC = 1939 PL = 1950 LG = 1985 RY 
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