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545 Messalina (A904 TC)
Classification: Outer Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2000545
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 45 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1696453725851986 3.2919e-08  
a 3.202996242634669 1.4824e-08 au
q 2.65962275166392 1.0596e-07 au
i 11.20185577279826 4.3397e-06 deg
node 333.616016879441 1.729e-05 deg
peri 330.8662654607402 2.1432e-05 deg
M 117.2140872135758 1.311e-05 deg
tp 2457918.773180348966
(2017-Jun-14.27318035)
7.6729e-05 TDB
period 2093.789756065662
5.73
1.4536e-05
3.98e-08
d
yr
n .1719370337719382 1.1936e-09 deg/d
Q 3.746369733605418 1.7339e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2680  
   data-arc span      42060 days (115.15 yr)  
   first obs. used      1904-10-03  
   last obs. used      2019-11-29  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .44318  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Dec-03 20:08:49  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.65067 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.58823 au 
 T_jup = 3.141 
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2455223.5 (2010-Jan-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 45 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1689003327469047 3.1653e-08  
q 2.661622502597165 1.0004e-07 au
tp 2455796.218488618920
(2011-Aug-22.71848862)
7.9127e-05 TDB
node 334.2467941023222 1.7488e-05 deg
peri 326.2605003182911 2.1479e-05 deg
i 11.1248393544445 4.3128e-06 deg
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2680  
   data-arc span      42060 days (115.15 yr)  
   first obs. used      1904-10-03  
   last obs. used      2019-11-29  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .44318  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Dec-03 20:08:49  

Additional Information
 Jupiter MOID = 1.58823 au 
 T_jup = 3.141 
Orbit Covariance (6×6)
  e q tp node peri i
e 1.001887541506002E-15 -3.148084459049999E-15 4.182046161597702E-13 5.442737471859288E-15 7.547469086687055E-14 1.621442742577262E-15
q -3.148084459049999E-15 1.000884239433643E-14 -1.375191170156956E-12 -1.639813563517511E-14 -2.555154887273832E-13 -3.803484659461849E-15
tp 4.182046161597702E-13 -1.375191170156956E-12 6.261042610698718E-9 2.77860520968201E-11 9.939511937225561E-10 6.990543050656466E-12
node 5.442737471859288E-15 -1.639813563517511E-14 2.77860520968201E-11 3.058213372867701E-10 -2.964768635860767E-10 1.53921525478449E-11
peri 7.547469086687055E-14 -2.555154887273832E-13 9.939511937225561E-10 -2.964768635860767E-10 4.613444540495224E-10 -1.443784546824395E-11
i 1.621442742577262E-15 -3.803484659461849E-15 6.990543050656466E-12 1.53921525478449E-11 -1.443784546824395E-11 1.859981576765179E-11

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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 8.84   n/a IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 11
diameter diameter 112.631 km 1.223 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  
rotation period rot_per 7.2 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-January); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Di Martino, M. (1984) Icarus 60, 541-546.]
[Weidenschilling, S.J.; Chapman, C.R.; Davis, D.R.; Greenberg, R.; et al. (1990) Icarus 86, 402-447.]
[Behrend, R. (2006) Observatoire de Geneve web site, http://obswww.unige.ch/~behrend/page_cou.html]
geometric albedo albedo 0.041   0.005 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  
B-V BV 0.686   0.038 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.2 #obs=2; phase (min.=13.94, mean=14.07, max.=14.21) deg.
U-B UB 0.343   0.058 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.2 #obs=1; phase=13.94 deg.
Tholen spectral type spec_T CD   n/a EAR-A-5-DDR-TAXONOMY-V4.0 used 2 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)

545 Messalina (A904 TC)          Discovered 1904-Oct-03 by Gotz, P. at Heidelberg
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 A904 TC = 1949 YH = 1973 YO4 
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