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73 Klytia (A862 GA)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2000073
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 47 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .04169489568317192 1.971e-08  
a 2.664441801422962 7.6435e-09 au
q 2.553348178458749 5.5176e-08 au
i 2.369944170966127 3.8844e-07 deg
node 6.851171623349974 1.7475e-05 deg
peri 54.89062403425706 3.4795e-05 deg
M 290.0904360393566 2.8357e-05 deg
tp 2459508.990558826221
(2021-Oct-21.49055883)
0.00012558 TDB
period 1588.575223269319
4.35
6.8357e-06
1.872e-08
d
yr
n .2266181637021337 9.7515e-10 deg/d
Q 2.775535424387176 7.9622e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      3394  
   data-arc span      57086 days (156.29 yr)  
   first obs. used      1864-10-02  
   last obs. used      2021-01-18  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .44697  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-May-03 17:48:58  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.56586 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.34502 au 
 T_jup = 3.382 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 9.02   n/a E2021B10  
diameter diameter 44.590 km 0.941 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  
rotation period rot_per 8.297 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2020-October); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Hainaut-Rouelle, M.-C.; Hainaut, O.R.; Detal, A. (1995) Astron. Astrophys. Suppl. Ser. 112, 125-142.]
[Behrend, R. (2004) Observatoire de Geneve web site, http://obswww.unige.ch/~behrend/page_cou.html]
[Marciniak, A.; Michalowski, T,. Kaasalainen, M.; Kryszczynska, A.; et al. (2008) Astron. Astrophys. 478, 559-565.]
[Hanus, J.; Durech, J.; Broz, M.; Warner, B.D.; et al. (2011) Astron. Astrophys. 530, A134.]
[Behrend, R. (2018) Observatoire de Geneve web site, http://obswww.unige.ch/~behrend/page_cou.html]
geometric albedo albedo 0.223   0.026 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  
Tholen spectral type spec_T S   n/a EAR-A-5-DDR-TAXONOMY-V4.0 used 2 color indices

73 Klytia (A862 GA)          Discovered 1862-Apr-07 by Tuttle, H. P. at Cambridge
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

Alternate Designations
 A862 GA = 1949 HE1 = 1952 BA = 1954 JG 
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