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741 Botolphia (A913 CJ)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2000741
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 45 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .07011491120148367 2.5167e-08  
a 2.719568949187398 7.917e-09 au
q 2.528886613808811 7.0463e-08 au
i 8.413638523136907 7.848e-07 deg
node 100.7063319162218 2.8457e-06 deg
peri 61.72251296557631 9.1369e-06 deg
M 1.147603103640836 6.6564e-06 deg
tp 2459195.277989374910
(2020-Dec-11.77798937)
3.029e-05 TDB
period 1638.130656032752
4.48
7.1532e-06
1.958e-08
d
yr
n .2197626902800617 9.5963e-10 deg/d
Q 2.910251284565984 8.4721e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      4079  
   data-arc span      40881 days (111.93 yr)  
   first obs. used      1909-04-20  
   last obs. used      2021-03-24  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .36634  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-May-03 18:49:42  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.5507 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.10887 au 
 T_jup = 3.340 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 10.09   n/a E2021B10  
diameter diameter 29.64 km 1.3 IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 9
rotation period rot_per 23.9101 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2020-October); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Behrend, R. (2002) Observatoire de Geneve web site, http://obswww.unige.ch/~behrend/page_cou.html]
[Behrend, R. (2005) Observatoire de Geneve web site, http://obswww.unige.ch/~behrend/page_cou.html]
[Buchheim, R.K. (2007) Minor Planet Bull. 34, 68-71.]
[McNeill, A.; Mommert, M.; Trilling, D.E.; Llama, J.; Skiff, B. (2019) Ap. J. Suppl. Series 245, id.29.]
[Pal, A.; Szakats, R.; Kiss, C.; Bodi, A.; et al. (2019) Ap. J. Supl. Ser. 247, id.26.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.1391   0.014 IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 9
Tholen spectral type spec_T X   n/a EAR-A-5-DDR-TAXONOMY-V4.0 based on a medium resolution spectrum published by Chapman and Gaffey (1979)
SMASSII spectral type spec_B X   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)

741 Botolphia (A913 CJ)          Discovered 1913-Feb-10 by Metcalf, J. H. at Winchester
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

Alternate Designations
 A913 CJ = 1973 GN = A909 HA 
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