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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 29 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2225082074141642 3.3299e-08  
a 2.639750479022495 8.607e-09 au
q 2.052384331914519 8.8431e-08 au
i 10.69713652820857 4.3442e-06 deg
node 327.1713971770957 2.1087e-05 deg
peri 74.96548848661985 2.3251e-05 deg
M 320.1284926947893 9.5681e-06 deg
tp 2458774.001365126741
(2019-Oct-17.50136513)
4.1794e-05 TDB
period 1566.544524326624
4.29
7.6617e-06
2.098e-08
d
yr
n .2298051503864821 1.1239e-09 deg/d
Q 3.227116626130472 1.0522e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1921  
   data-arc span      32835 days (89.90 yr)  
   first obs. used      1929-12-06  
   last obs. used      2019-10-30  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .44057  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Nov-07 02:02:21  

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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Close-Approach Data   ...sorted by Date/Time (TDB)
Date/Time (TDB) Time Uncertainty
(days_HH:MM)
Body Nominal Distance (au) Minimum Distance (au) Maximum Distance (au) V-relative (km/s) V-infinity (km/s) JD (TDB) Time Uncertainty (minutes) Semi-major axis (km) Semi-minor axis (km) range-LOV angle (deg) N-sigma BP Orbit Ref. Reference Modified
1943-Mar-30 05:26 00:01 Amphi 0.0462215179917957 0.0462175942022169 0.0462254419322434 3.28066206894357 3.28066203103238 2430813.726278893 1.00207056801495 237.187423836271 39.6225609893814 -35.0551423762544 102955.530986511 T 29 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2019-Nov-07 02:02:35 2019-Nov-07 02:02
1947-Sep-28 10:09 < 00:01 Hebe 0.0153009323083636 0.0152974243705893 0.0153044405143989 7.8270583911019 7.82705833919309 2432456.923123861 0.532091182179795 202.733913482292 29.845219108146 30.7460256713881 40382.4481172966 T 29 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2019-Nov-07 02:02:35 2019-Nov-07 02:02
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