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508 Princetonia (1903 LQ)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2000508
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 69 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .00861381345029099 4.0601e-08  
a 3.163779591045853 1.8716e-08 AU
q 3.136527383850746 1.2758e-07 AU
i 13.33095204329375 4.8509e-06 deg
node 44.2511456045247 1.5994e-05 deg
peri 188.9659013613473 0.00022829 deg
M 286.0369393780329 0.00022855 deg
tp 2457422.799075342143
(2016-Feb-04.29907534)
0.0013057 JED
period 2055.453977225206
5.63
1.8239e-05
4.994e-08
d
yr
n .1751437901256188 1.5541e-09 deg/d
Q 3.19103179824096 1.8877e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1313  
   data-arc span      39153 days (107.20 yr)  
   first obs. used      1908-04-07  
   last obs. used      2015-06-18  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .55693  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Jul-06 11:35:18  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 2.12833 AU 
 T_jup = 3.162 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 8.4 mag n/a MPO296126  
diameter diameter 142.35 km 2.6 IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 24
rotation period rot_per 52.8 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2015-May); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Piironen, J.; Bowell, E.; Erikson, A.; Magnusson, P. (1994) Astron. Astrophys. Suppl. Ser. 106, 587-595.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.0441   0.002 IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 24
B-V BV .732 mag .015 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.1 #obs=4; phase (min.=1.13, mean=5.20, max.=7.94) deg.
U-B UB .325 mag .026 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.1 #obs=4; phase (min.=1.13, mean=5.20, max.=7.94) deg.
Tholen spectral type spec_T C   n/a EAR-A-5-DDR-TAXONOMY-V4.0 used 7 color indices

508 Princetonia (1903 LQ)          Discovered 1903-Apr-20 by Dugan, R. S. at Heidelberg
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 1903 LQ = 1926 KA = A920 GF 
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