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194 Prokne
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2000194
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 126 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2383234064026786 2.8723e-08  
a 2.615394837473781 4.9203e-09 au
q 1.99208503071905 7.508e-08 au
i 18.50864888845402 3.4705e-06 deg
node 159.30290881663 1.047e-05 deg
peri 163.0771465752561 1.2847e-05 deg
M 275.5474073738727 8.8902e-06 deg
tp 2458962.922211352264
(2020-Apr-23.42221135)
3.8627e-05 TDB
period 1544.914040287857
4.23
4.3596e-06
1.194e-08
d
yr
n .2330226735028719 6.5757e-10 deg/d
Q 3.238704644228513 6.0929e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2717  
   data-arc span      51286 days (140.41 yr)  
   first obs. used      1879-03-22  
   last obs. used      2019-08-21  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .46894  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Sep-23 19:06:08  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .985887 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.16733 au 
 T_jup = 3.295 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 7.68   n/a IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 9
diameter diameter 161.667 km 1.252 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  
rotation period rot_per 15.679 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-January); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Scaltriti, F.; Zappala, V. (1979) Icarus 39, 124-130.]
[Behrend, R. (2005) Observatoire de Geneve web site, http://obswww.unige.ch/~behrend/page_cou.html]
[Pilcher, F. (2010) Minor Planet Bull. 37, 119-122.]
[Pilcher, F. (2011) Minor Planet Bull. 38, 183-185.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.057   0.009 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  
B-V BV 0.724   0.018 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.2 #obs=4; phase (min.=10.24, mean=17.56, max.=25.12) deg.
U-B UB 0.341   0.011 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.2 #obs=3; phase (min.=10.24, mean=15.04, max.=17.62) 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 C   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)

194 Prokne          Discovered 1879-Mar-21 by Peters, C. H. F. at Clinton
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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