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1256 Normannia (1932 PD)
Classification: Outer Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2001256
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 34 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .0790925869677962 3.4569e-08  
a 3.896907376609181 2.4596e-08 au
q 3.588690891019273 1.321e-07 au
i 4.172909409604683 3.9937e-06 deg
node 236.9267637829856 5.1852e-05 deg
peri 101.2141104739899 5.727e-05 deg
M 133.4668437199948 2.4127e-05 deg
tp 2457958.783743883038
(2017-Jul-24.28374388)
0.00018646 TDB
period 2809.820340015463
7.69
2.6602e-05
7.283e-08
d
yr
n .1281220706082649 1.213e-09 deg/d
Q 4.20512386219909 2.6542e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2810  
   data-arc span      32760 days (89.69 yr)  
   first obs. used      1930-05-25  
   last obs. used      2020-02-02  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .45593  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Feb-22 15:49:51  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 2.58315 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.15986 au 
 T_jup = 3.056 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 9.7   n/a MPO502165 IRAS observations used: 11
diameter diameter 68.245 km 0.526 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[hildas] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...744..197G)  
rotation period rot_per 488.063 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-August); Warner et al., 2009 Result based on less than full coverage, so that the period may be wrong by 30 percent or so.
Published Reference List:
[Waszczak, A.; Chang, C.-K.; Ofeck, E.O.; Laher, F.; et al. (2015) Astron. J. 150, A75.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.052   0.013 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[hildas] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...744..197G)  
B-V BV 0.737   0.029 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.2 #obs=4; phase (min.=6.61, mean=8.41, max.=10.18) deg.
U-B UB 0.239   0.022 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.2 #obs=4; phase (min.=6.61, mean=8.41, max.=10.18) deg.
Tholen spectral type spec_T D   n/a EAR-A-5-DDR-TAXONOMY-V4.0 used 7 color indices; used ground-based radiometric albedo

1256 Normannia (1932 PD)          Discovered 1932-Aug-08 by Reinmuth, K. at Heidelberg
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 1932 PD = 1930 KO 
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