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411 Xanthe (A896 AD)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2000411
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 30 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1160436913870242 3.5922e-08  
a 2.933919122802641 1.1687e-08 au
q 2.593456317561643 1.0661e-07 au
i 15.35332401103376 4.0604e-06 deg
node 107.3799567420216 1.516e-05 deg
peri 181.0686337200658 2.3357e-05 deg
M 6.785250760863907 1.8606e-05 deg
tp 2458565.903351020561
(2019-Mar-23.40335102)
9.4845e-05 TDB
period 1835.5686578947
5.03
1.0968e-05
3.003e-08
d
yr
n .1961245080382343 1.1719e-09 deg/d
Q 3.274381928043639 1.3044e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2709  
   data-arc span      45221 days (123.81 yr)  
   first obs. used      1896-01-08  
   last obs. used      2019-10-31  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .416  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Nov-07 01:53:06  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.57647 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.90897 au 
 T_jup = 3.212 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 9.3   n/a MPO358628  
diameter diameter 76.53 km 2.3 IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 21
rotation period rot_per 11.344 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-January); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Shevchenko, V.G.; Tungalag, N.; Chiorny, V.G.; Gaftonyuk, N.M.; et al. (2008) ACM 2008, 8106.]
[Stephens, R.D. (2008) Minor Planet Bull. 35, 178-179.]
[Shevchenko, V.G.; Tungalag, N.; Chiorny, V.G.; Gaftonyuk, N.M.; et al. (2009) Plan. Space Sci. 57, 1514-1520.]
[Behrend, R. (2013) Observatoire de Geneve web site, http://obswww.unige.ch/~behrend/page_cou.html]
[Behrend, R. (2017) Observatoire de Geneve web site, http://obswww.unige.ch/~behrend/page_cou.html]
geometric albedo albedo 0.0831   0.005 IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 21

411 Xanthe (A896 AD)          Discovered 1896-Jan-07 by Charlois, A. at Nice
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 A896 AD = A906 BD = A907 GA 
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