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1151 Ithaka (1929 RK)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2001151
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 35 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2756517537713064 3.218e-08  
a 2.406583837335261 6.5735e-09 au
q 1.743204781976116 7.6696e-08 au
i 6.563780923879173 4.3623e-06 deg
node 225.4081305392809 2.6697e-05 deg
peri 122.4917581470801 2.7793e-05 deg
M 116.4868134969295 8.5645e-06 deg
tp 2458559.260702119001
(2019-Mar-16.76070212)
3.1548e-05 TDB
period 1363.64059131334
3.73
5.5871e-06
1.53e-08
d
yr
n .2639991815242749 1.0817e-09 deg/d
Q 3.069962892694406 8.3855e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2290  
   data-arc span      33099 days (90.62 yr)  
   first obs. used      1929-09-08  
   last obs. used      2020-04-22  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .48144  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-May-20 01:19:44  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .747985 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.41085 au 
 T_jup = 3.461 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.1   n/a MPO435706  
diameter diameter 12.120 km 0.100 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
rotation period rot_per 4.93115 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-August); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Pravec, P.; Wolf, M.; Sarounova, L. (2011) http://www.asu.cas.cz/~ppravec/neo.htm]
[Aymami, J.M. (2012) Minor Planet Bull. 39, 29.]
[Franco, L.; Ferrero, A.; Durkee, R.I. (2012) Minor Planet Bull. 39, 47-48.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.069   0.003 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

1151 Ithaka (1929 RK)          Discovered 1929-Sep-08 by Reinmuth, K. at Heidelberg
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

Alternate Designations
 1929 RK = 1966 LA 
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