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203 Pompeja (A879 SA)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2000203
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 113 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .05888228862731659 3.4857e-08  
a 2.737416847426264 7.7771e-09 au
q 2.576231478522832 9.5509e-08 au
i 3.172120498014531 4.085e-06 deg
node 347.7201830893624 7.0058e-05 deg
peri 59.85384174168718 7.8765e-05 deg
M 33.09686450420756 3.5402e-05 deg
tp 2459048.412268618282
(2020-Jul-17.91226862)
0.00016264 TDB
period 1654.283090486051
4.53
7.0499e-06
1.93e-08
d
yr
n .2176169254648109 9.2739e-10 deg/d
Q 2.898602216329696 8.2351e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      3144  
   data-arc span      51613 days (141.31 yr)  
   first obs. used      1879-09-26  
   last obs. used      2021-01-17  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .41521  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Feb-24 00:44:26  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.58637 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.32017 au 
 T_jup = 3.347 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 8.85   n/a E2021B10 IRAS observations used: 13
diameter diameter 124.592 km 1.079 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...759L...8M)  
rotation period rot_per 24.052 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2020-October); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Pilcher, F.; Ferrero, A.; Hamanowa, H; Hamanowa, H. (2012) Minor Planet Bull. 39, 99.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.036   0.006 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...759L...8M)  
B-V BV 0.702   0.023 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.2 #obs=1; phase=8.37 deg.
U-B UB 0.293   0.036 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.2 #obs=2; phase (min.=6.14, mean=7.26, max.=8.37) deg.
Tholen spectral type spec_T DCX:   n/a EAR-A-5-DDR-TAXONOMY-V4.0 used 2 color indices

203 Pompeja (A879 SA)          Discovered 1879-Sep-25 by Peters, C. H. F. at Clinton
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 A879 SA = A895 EA 
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