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10 Hygiea (A849 GA)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2000010
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459396.5 (2021-Jul-01.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 105 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1118167822462997 1.6269e-08  
a 3.142446733582459 6.8635e-09 au
q 2.791068451452873 5.0804e-08 au
i 3.831112080946857 2.1718e-06 deg
node 283.1941791150646 2.8462e-05 deg
peri 312.4532410818642 3.0162e-05 deg
M 292.8421958995222 1.1337e-05 deg
tp 2459776.072115798495
(2022-Jul-15.57211580)
6.4688e-05 TDB
period 2034.699667711231
5.57
6.666e-06
1.825e-08
d
yr
n .1769302888838393 5.7965e-10 deg/d
Q 3.493825015712044 7.6309e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      3707  
   data-arc span      62867 days (172.12 yr)  
   first obs. used      1849-05-26  
   last obs. used      2021-07-10  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .54474  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Aug-25 21:03:19  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.78161 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.53409 au 
 T_jup = 3.197 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 5.55   n/a MPCxxxxx IRAS observations used: 22
diameter diameter 407.12 km 6.8 IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 22
GM GM 7. km^3/s^2 n/a Scholl et al., A&A, v.179, p.311, 1987  
rotation period rot_per 13.828 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2020-October); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Pilcher, F. (2020) Minor Planet Bull. 47, 133-135.]
[Vernazza, P.; Jorda, L.; Sevecek, P.; Broz, M.; et al. (2020) Nature Astronomy 4, 136-141.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.0717   0.002 IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 22
B-V BV 0.696   0.020 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.2 #obs=11; phase (min.=4.77, mean=10.97, max.=18.25) deg.
U-B UB 0.351   0.034 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.2 #obs=11; phase (min.=4.77, mean=10.97, max.=18.25) deg.
Tholen spectral type spec_T C   n/a EAR-A-5-DDR-TAXONOMY-V4.0 used 7 color indices; used ground-based radiometric albedo
SMASSII spectral type spec_B C   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)

10 Hygiea (A849 GA)          Discovered 1849-Apr-12 by De Gasparis, A. at Naples
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 A849 GA = A900 GA 
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