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1187 Afra (1929 XC)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2001187
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 28 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2225082077908851 3.3373e-08  
a 2.639750482902429 1.0038e-08 au
q 2.052384333936686 8.8499e-08 au
i 10.69713496237593 4.8577e-06 deg
node 327.1713990605863 2.1477e-05 deg
peri 74.96549157727542 2.4202e-05 deg
M 320.1284857940025 1.2264e-05 deg
tp 2458774.001395538123
(2019-Oct-17.50139554)
5.3811e-05 TDB
period 1566.54452778041
4.29
8.9356e-06
2.446e-08
d
yr
n .229805149879827 1.3108e-09 deg/d
Q 3.227116631868171 1.2272e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1768  
   data-arc span      32762 days (89.70 yr)  
   first obs. used      1929-12-06  
   last obs. used      2019-08-18  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .45263  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Sep-23 19:15:44  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.08979 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.33881 au 
 T_jup = 3.336 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 11.5   n/a MPO384757  
diameter diameter 32.348 km 0.299 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  
rotation period rot_per 14.0701 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-January); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Behrend, R. (2006) Observatoire de Geneve web site, http://obswww.unige.ch/~behrend/page_cou.html]
[Menke, J.; Cooney, W.; Gross, J.; Terrell, D. (2008) Minor Planet Bull. 35, 155-160.]
[Durech, J.; Hanus, J.; Oszkiewsicz, D.; Vanco, R. (2016) Astron. Astrophys. 587, A48.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.051   0.007 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  
SMASSII spectral type spec_B X   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)

1187 Afra (1929 XC)          Discovered 1929-Dec-06 by Reinmuth, K. at Heidelberg
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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