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275 Sapientia
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2000275
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 85 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1639304494654461 2.6631e-08  
a 2.769711340539809 6.6374e-09 au
q 2.315671315595575 7.396e-08 au
i 4.76428246844225 3.2778e-06 deg
node 134.0501452874826 3.689e-05 deg
peri 39.70273658780737 3.8348e-05 deg
M 155.0486090922086 1.0881e-05 deg
tp 2457875.370515108225
5.008e-05 TDB
period 1683.643704315933
n .2138219619015346 7.6861e-10 deg/d
Q 3.223751365484043 7.7255e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      3071  
   data-arc span      46727 days (127.93 yr)  
   first obs. used      1891-12-31  
   last obs. used      2019-12-07  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .45947  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Dec-13 20:40:37  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.32393 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.74745 au 
 T_jup = 3.313 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 8.9   n/a MPO502155  
diameter diameter 103 km n/a Dunham occult. list: Stamm 1985b Yeomans E-mail 2001-Apr-04
rotation period rot_per 14.931 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-January); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Warner, B.D. (2007) Minor Planet Bull. 34, 72-77.]
[Pilcher, F. (2015) Minor Planet Bull. 42, 38-39.]
[Pilcher, F. (2016) Minor Planet Bull. 43, 135-136.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.049   0.009 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (  
B-V BV 0.723   0.007 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.2 #obs=4; phase (min.=4.95, mean=9.19, max.=15.47) deg.
U-B UB 0.324   0.025 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.2 #obs=5; phase (min.=4.95, mean=10.51, max.=15.79) deg.
Tholen spectral type spec_T X   n/a EAR-A-5-DDR-TAXONOMY-V4.0 used 4 color indices
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)

275 Sapientia          Discovered 1888-Apr-15 by Palisa, J. at Vienna
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 1962 GE = 1962 HA = A906 AB 
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