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394 Arduina (A894 WB)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2000394
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 33 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2267184969662336 3.8423e-08  
a 2.763996084907996 9.4608e-09 au
q 2.137347046917101 1.0475e-07 au
i 6.219631925997876 4.2225e-06 deg
node 66.90748136198245 3.8711e-05 deg
peri 271.1815814907862 3.9994e-05 deg
M 85.36373347799722 1.2369e-05 deg
tp 2458202.506973480507
5.7045e-05 TDB
period 1678.435135266754
n .2144855004735021 1.1012e-09 deg/d
Q 3.39064512289889 1.1606e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2755  
   data-arc span      45651 days (124.99 yr)  
   first obs. used      1894-12-02  
   last obs. used      2019-11-28  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .45924  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Dec-03 20:06:32  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.13859 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.03829 au 
 T_jup = 3.294 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 9.66   n/a IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 4
diameter diameter 29.970 km 0.269 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (  
rotation period rot_per 16.53 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-January); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Gil-Hutton, R. (1992) Rev. Mexicana Astron. Astrof. 24, 43-44.]
[Lagerkvist, C.-I.; Magnusson, P.; Debehogne, H.; Hoffmann, M.; et al. (1992) Astron. Astrophys. Suppl. Ser. 95, 461-470.]
[Behrend, R. (2006) Observatoire de Geneve web site,]
[Durech, J.; Kaasalainen, M.; Warner, B.D.; Fauerbach, M.; et al. (2009) Astron. Astrophys. 493, 291-297.]
[Hanus, J.; Durech, J.; Broz, M.; Warner, B.D.; et al. (2011) Astron. Astrophys. 530, A134.]
[Waszczak, A.; Chang, C.-K.; Ofeck, E.O.; Laher, F.; et al. (2015) Astron. J. 150, A75.]
[Durech, J.; Hanus, J.; Oszkiewsicz, D.; Vanco, R. (2016) Astron. Astrophys. 587, A48.]
[Hanus, J.; Durech, J.; Oszkiewicz, D.A.; Behrend, R.; et al. (2016) Astron. Astrophys. 586, A108.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.294   0.037 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (  
B-V BV 0.826   0.029 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.2 #obs=3; phase (min.=4.23, mean=12.50, max.=18.40) deg.
U-B UB 0.411   0.044 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.2 #obs=3; phase (min.=4.23, mean=12.50, max.=18.40) deg.
Tholen spectral type spec_T S   n/a EAR-A-5-DDR-TAXONOMY-V4.0 used 7 color indices
SMASSII spectral type spec_B S   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)

394 Arduina (A894 WB)          Discovered 1894-Nov-19 by Borrelly, A. at Marseille
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

Alternate Designations
 A894 WB = A906 HA = A912 TB = A916 LB 
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