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1280 Baillauda (1933 QB)
Classification: Outer Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2001280
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 62 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .0486133235507968 3.2655e-08  
a 3.417868388187412 1.4748e-08 au
q 3.251714446378417 1.1433e-07 au
i 6.460533387564611 3.684e-06 deg
node 293.0601284033893 3.1166e-05 deg
peri 96.78518475900306 5.0477e-05 deg
M 251.5557620931526 4.056e-05 deg
tp 2459895.741055441057
(2022-Nov-12.24105544)
0.00026151 TDB
period 2307.976751828665
6.32
1.4939e-05
4.09e-08
d
yr
n .1559807739461688 1.0096e-09 deg/d
Q 3.584022329996408 1.5465e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2930  
   data-arc span      31986 days (87.57 yr)  
   first obs. used      1933-08-18  
   last obs. used      2021-03-15  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .42876  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-12 12:14:40  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 2.26438 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.70997 au 
 T_jup = 3.131 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 10.19   n/a E2021B10 IRAS observations used: 18
diameter diameter 50.83 km 2.0 IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 18
rotation period rot_per 12.6 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2020-October); 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:
[Lagerkvist, C.-I.; Erikson, A.; Debehogne, H.; Festin, L.; et al. (1995) Astron. Astrophys. Suppl. Ser. 113, 115-129.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.0505   0.004 IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 18
B-V BV 0.671   0.032 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.2 #obs=1; phase=10.73 deg.
U-B UB 0.360   0.055 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.2 #obs=1; phase=10.73 deg.
Tholen spectral type spec_T X   n/a EAR-A-5-DDR-TAXONOMY-V4.0 used 7 color indices

1280 Baillauda (1933 QB)          Discovered 1933-Aug-18 by Delporte, E. at Uccle
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 1933 QB = 1931 HE = 1946 SF = 1959 UK = 1961 AN = A912 GB 
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