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280 Philia
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2000280
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 36 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .109789181137873 3.0293e-08  
a 2.941009098593007 1.0509e-08 au
q 2.618118117939447 9.1421e-08 au
i 7.440499293763162 4.9308e-06 deg
node 9.86702296918493 2.5428e-05 deg
peri 89.61880517063283 3.4039e-05 deg
M 248.4254584642709 2.2536e-05 deg
tp 2459171.459875715017
(2020-Nov-17.95987571)
0.00011591 TDB
period 1842.226303852524
5.04
9.8744e-06
2.703e-08
d
yr
n .1954157310896908 1.0474e-09 deg/d
Q 3.263900079246568 1.1663e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2672  
   data-arc span      47401 days (129.78 yr)  
   first obs. used      1890-02-15  
   last obs. used      2019-11-27  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .46029  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Dec-03 20:04:44  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.64833 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.90567 au 
 T_jup = 3.251 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 10.9   n/a MPO416704  
diameter diameter 45.69 km 2.0 IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 17
rotation period rot_per 70.26 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-January); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Pilcher, F.; Benishek, V.; Ferrero, A.; Hamanowa, H.; Hamanowa, H.; Stephens, R.D. (2011) Minor Planet Bull. 38, 127-128.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.0444   0.004 IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 17
B-V BV 0.650   0.020 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.2 #obs=1; phase=2.44 deg.
U-B UB 0.220   0.030 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.2 #obs=1; phase=2.44 deg.

280 Philia          Discovered 1888-Oct-29 by Palisa, J. at Vienna
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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