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1796 Riga (1966 KB)
Classification: Outer Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2001796
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 37 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .05628748418399145 3.432e-08  
a 3.356606096899923 1.706e-08 au
q 3.167671184308779 1.1816e-07 au
i 22.58174005394998 3.9151e-06 deg
node 186.7024635376248 1.0036e-05 deg
peri 26.29235154565285 3.7327e-05 deg
M 301.6151542882428 3.7173e-05 deg
tp 2459364.789481507464
(2021-May-30.28948151)
0.00023234 TDB
period 2246.20296146947
6.15
1.7124e-05
4.688e-08
d
yr
n .1602704680633523 1.2218e-09 deg/d
Q 3.545541009491067 1.802e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2739  
   data-arc span      25315 days (69.31 yr)  
   first obs. used      1950-10-13  
   last obs. used      2020-02-03  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .41892  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Feb-22 16:05:07  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 2.17587 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.42411 au 
 T_jup = 3.031 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 9.9   n/a MPO502170 IRAS observations used: 12
diameter diameter 68.167 km 0.298 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  
rotation period rot_per 22.226 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:
[Oey, J. (2016) Minor Planet Bull. 43, 45-51.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.044   0.005 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  
B-V BV 0.676   0.027 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.2 #obs=1; phase=21.31 deg.
U-B UB 0.289   0.040 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.2 #obs=1; phase=21.31 deg.
Tholen spectral type spec_T XFCU   n/a EAR-A-5-DDR-TAXONOMY-V4.0 used 7 color indices
SMASSII spectral type spec_B Cb   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)

1796 Riga (1966 KB)          Discovered 1966-May-16 by Chernykh, N. at Nauchnyj
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 1966 KB = 1935 GE = 1941 FC1 = 1947 GA = 1950 TF2 = 1953 GW = 1960 JA = A907 TG = A907 UD 
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