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950 Ahrensa (A921 GG)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2000950
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 36 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1579309132052444 3.6761e-08  
a 2.372268037328571 6.7802e-09 au
q 1.997613579825658 8.8076e-08 au
i 23.47301806695179 4.3443e-06 deg
node 181.7907035038253 9.3787e-06 deg
peri 348.3738340436854 1.528e-05 deg
M 70.55010004489243 1.2323e-05 deg
tp 2458738.959351524379
(2019-Sep-12.45935152)
4.5457e-05 TDB
period 1334.578312310133
3.65
5.7216e-06
1.566e-08
d
yr
n .2697481269396967 1.1565e-09 deg/d
Q 2.746922494831486 7.851e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      3022  
   data-arc span      42148 days (115.39 yr)  
   first obs. used      1904-09-11  
   last obs. used      2020-02-03  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .36302  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Feb-22 15:41:19  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.00504 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.22393 au 
 T_jup = 3.417 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 11.2   n/a MPO365254  
diameter diameter 13.704 km 0.258 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  
rotation period rot_per 202. h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-August); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Warner, B.D. (2010) Minor Planet Bull. 37, 24-27.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.231   0.031 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...759L...8M)  
SMASSII spectral type spec_B Sa   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)

950 Ahrensa (A921 GG)          Discovered 1921-Apr-01 by Reinmuth, K. at Heidelberg
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 A921 GG = 1955 SU2 = 1974 VG3 = A904 RF 
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