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1273 Helma (1932 PF)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2001273
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 31 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1620480043527134 3.616e-08  
a 2.39311992188517 6.7279e-09 au
q 2.005319614366956 8.875e-08 au
i 5.404221776057377 3.5533e-06 deg
node 296.4943098088619 3.6239e-05 deg
peri 49.03517562202781 3.7652e-05 deg
M 245.257825332739 1.1823e-05 deg
tp 2459431.488513749799
(2021-Aug-04.98851375)
4.5247e-05 TDB
period 1352.213041105954
3.70
5.7024e-06
1.561e-08
d
yr
n .2662302381772339 1.1227e-09 deg/d
Q 2.780920229403382 7.8182e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2766  
   data-arc span      32140 days (87.99 yr)  
   first obs. used      1932-08-08  
   last obs. used      2020-08-06  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .41499  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Aug-24 22:31:05  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.00248 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.62668 au 
 T_jup = 3.507 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.9   n/a MPO332826  
diameter diameter 6.278 km 0.287 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...759L...8M)  
rotation period rot_per 6.0851 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-August); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Higgins, D.; Goncalves, R.M.D. (2007) Minor Planet Bull. 34, 16-18.]
[Waszczak, A.; Chang, C.-K.; Ofeck, E.O.; Laher, F.; et al. (2015) Astron. J. 150, A75.]
[Durech, J.; Hanus, J.; Ali-Lagoa, V. (2018) Astron. Astrophys. 617, A57.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.340   0.047 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...759L...8M)  

1273 Helma (1932 PF)          Discovered 1932-Aug-08 by Reinmuth, K. at Heidelberg
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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