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168 Sibylla (A876 SA)
Classification: Outer Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2000168
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 51 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .07428959364540537 2.2379e-08  
a 3.374797175220051 1.1686e-08 au
q 3.124084864437292 7.5901e-08 au
i 4.668759957206583 8.7743e-07 deg
node 205.9520879623562 2.218e-05 deg
peri 175.4913576694204 1.9162e-05 deg
M 64.36011746452577 1.5554e-05 deg
tp 2458795.659204512690
(2019-Nov-08.15920451)
9.7266e-05 TDB
period 2264.487575799756
6.20
1.1762e-05
3.22e-08
d
yr
n .1589763635037202 8.2575e-10 deg/d
Q 3.625509486002811 1.2554e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      3609  
   data-arc span      52746 days (144.41 yr)  
   first obs. used      1876-10-14  
   last obs. used      2021-03-14  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .42479  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-12 10:25:05  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 2.12551 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.816 au 
 T_jup = 3.143 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 8.09   n/a E2021B10 IRAS observations used: 6
diameter diameter 145.366 km 3.219 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  
rotation period rot_per 47.009 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2020-October); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Pilcher, F.; Benishek, V.; Brinsfield, J.W. (2008) Minor Planet Bull. 35, 104-105.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.056   0.012 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  
B-V BV 0.745   0.013 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.2 #obs=5; phase (min.=1.40, mean=7.89, max.=17.63) deg.
U-B UB 0.384   0.027 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.2 #obs=5; phase (min.=1.68, mean=11.14, max.=17.66) 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 Ch   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)

168 Sibylla (A876 SA)          Discovered 1876-Sep-28 by Watson, J. C. at Ann Arbor
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 A876 SA = 1949 MO = A911 HF 
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