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85 Io
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2000085
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2456800.5 (2014-May-23.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 78 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1927867199846144 2.4791e-08  
a 2.65474247131037 4.9433e-09 AU
q 2.142943377862594 6.5606e-08 AU
i 11.95068269969829 3.1336e-06 deg
node 203.1711699241303 1.536e-05 deg
peri 123.0051428367818 1.6926e-05 deg
M 170.0220590072076 8.1485e-06 deg
tp 2456054.335137095822
(2012-May-06.83513710)
3.5289e-05 JED
period 1579.908820149724
4.33
4.4129e-06
1.208e-08
d
yr
n .2278612508574284 6.3644e-10 deg/d
Q 3.166541564758146 5.8963e-09 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1691  
   data-arc span      54279 days (148.61 yr)  
   first obs. used      1865-09-21  
   last obs. used      2014-05-02  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .5826  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jun-16 13:08:50  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.15808 AU 
 T_jup = 3.331 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 7.61 mag n/a IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 8
diameter diameter 154.79 km 3.8 IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 8
rotation period rot_per 6.875 h n/a Asteroid Lightcurve DataBase (Rev. 2013-Sep-12) Published Reference List:
[Yang, X.-y.; Zhang, Y.-y.; Li, X.-q. (1965) Acta Astron. Sin. 13, 66-74.]
[Lagerkvist, C.-I.; Schober, H.J. (1981) Astron. Astrophys. Suppl. Ser. 44, 401-404.]
[Erikson, A.; Berthier, J.; Denchev, P.V.; Harris, A.W.; et al. (1999) Planet. Space Sci. 47, 327-330.]
[Torppa, J.; Kaasalainen, M.; Michalowski, T.; Kwiatkowski, T.; et al. (2003) Icarus 164, 346-383.]
[Behrend, R. (2005) Observatoire de Geneve web site, http://obswww.unige.ch/~behrend/page_cou.html]
[Behrend, R. (2006) Observatoire de Geneve web site, http://obswww.unige.ch/~behrend/page_cou.html]
[Durech, J.; Kaasalainen, M.; Herald, D.; Dunham, D.; et al. (2011) Icarus 214, 652-670.]
[Behrend, R. (2011) Observatoire de Geneve web site, http://obswww.unige.ch/~behrend/page_cou.html]
[Hanus, J.; Marchis, F.; Durech, J. (2013) Icarus 226, 1045-1057.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.0666   0.003 IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 8
B-V BV .668 mag .023 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.1 #obs=8; phase (min.=6.05, mean=11.20, max.=19.29) deg.
U-B UB .294 mag .015 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.1 #obs=7; phase (min.=6.05, mean=10.95, max.=19.29) deg.
Tholen spectral type spec_T FC   n/a EAR-A-5-DDR-TAXONOMY-V4.0 used 7 color indices; used ground-based radiometric albedo
SMASSII spectral type spec_B B   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)

85 Io          Discovered 1865-Sep-19 by Peters, C. H. F. at Clinton
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

Alternate Designations
 A899 LA = A899 UA 
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