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272 Antonia (A888 CA)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2000272
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 41 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .02814575290725281 3.3712e-08  
a 2.776974314556628 1.0502e-08 au
q 2.698814281669329 9.3216e-08 au
i 4.432579146084382 4.161e-06 deg
node 37.3171849801405 5.2547e-05 deg
peri 69.1015972560126 9.589e-05 deg
M 240.8571251822936 8.0467e-05 deg
tp 2459559.899141251606
(2021-Dec-11.39914125)
0.00037806 TDB
period 1690.270535763919
4.63
9.5886e-06
2.625e-08
d
yr
n .2129836569844115 1.2082e-09 deg/d
Q 2.855134347443927 1.0798e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2766  
   data-arc span      37222 days (101.91 yr)  
   first obs. used      1918-09-06  
   last obs. used      2020-08-03  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .45198  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Aug-24 22:13:24  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.71965 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.16454 au 
 T_jup = 3.330 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 10.6   n/a MPO435697  
diameter diameter 26.870 km 0.286 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  
rotation period rot_per 3.8548 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-August); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Pilcher, F. (2008) Minor Planet Bull. 35, 135-138.]
[Hanus, J.; Durech, J.; Broz, M.; Warner, B.D.; et al. (2011) Astron. Astrophys. 530, A134.]
[Hanus, J.; Durech, J.; Broz, M.; Marciniak, A.; et al. (2013) Astron. Astrophys. 551, A67.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.128   0.027 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)

272 Antonia (A888 CA)          Discovered 1888-Feb-04 by Charlois, A. at Nice
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 A888 CA = 1944 FE 
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