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3578 Carestia (1977 CC)
Classification: Outer Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2003578
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 33 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2044438020882169 5.5772e-08  
a 3.213274516880314 2.0248e-08 au
q 2.556340457496124 1.8315e-07 au
i 21.32410455769541 5.8731e-06 deg
node 284.5466509235446 1.3824e-05 deg
peri 47.93391463604684 1.7542e-05 deg
M 31.68958356732096 1.2267e-05 deg
tp 2458815.302890942205
(2019-Nov-27.80289094)
7.1114e-05 TDB
period 2103.876155998431
5.76
1.9886e-05
5.444e-08
d
yr
n .1711127335007777 1.6174e-09 deg/d
Q 3.870208576264504 2.4388e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2096  
   data-arc span      29380 days (80.44 yr)  
   first obs. used      1939-08-09  
   last obs. used      2020-01-16  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .39042  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Feb-22 16:50:26  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.59035 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.60011 au 
 T_jup = 3.052 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 10.3   n/a MPO502187  
diameter diameter 42.882 km 0.066 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  
rotation period rot_per 9.93 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-August); Warner et al., 2009 Result based on less than full coverage, so that the period may be wrong by 30 percent or so.
Published Reference List:
[Behrend, R. (2008) Observatoire de Geneve web site, http://obswww.unige.ch/~behrend/page_cou.html]
geometric albedo albedo 0.039   0.007 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  

3578 Carestia (1977 CC)          Discovered 1977-Feb-11 by Felix Aguilar Observatory at El Leoncito
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 1977 CC = 1939 PL = 1950 LG = 1985 RY 
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