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3578 Carestia (1977 CC)
Classification: Outer Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2003578
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2456800.5 (2014-May-23.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 1 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2083140753279111 1.1933e-07  
a 3.21129228002706 4.91e-08 AU
q 2.542334898105563 3.7697e-07 AU
i 21.3119393361124 1.0726e-05 deg
node 284.75802156 3.1776e-05 deg
peri 47.98879397979368 3.7728e-05 deg
M 14.96008652156178 2.9274e-05 deg
tp 2456713.152639814142
(2014-Feb-24.65263981)
0.00016955 JED
period 2101.929666087664
5.75
4.8207e-05
1.32e-07
d
yr
n .1712711922802205 3.9281e-09 deg/d
Q 3.880249661948556 5.9328e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      712  
   data-arc span      26658 days (72.99 yr)  
   first obs. used      1939-08-19  
   last obs. used      2012-08-13  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .51684  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2013-Aug-05 14:32:11  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.57571 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. 2013-Sep-12) 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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