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445 Edna (A899 TC)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2000445
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 34 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1966320521326611 3.9656e-08  
a 3.197366070413263 1.3962e-08 au
q 2.568661418568561 1.2911e-07 au
i 21.30888160591912 5.0743e-06 deg
node 292.0164894366393 1.2517e-05 deg
peri 81.60115801210546 1.7615e-05 deg
M 2.270506196106864 1.1993e-05 deg
tp 2458587.329351464777
(2019-Apr-13.82935146)
6.9558e-05 TDB
period 2088.271540861841
5.72
1.3679e-05
3.745e-08
d
yr
n .1723913738973936 1.1292e-09 deg/d
Q 3.826070722257966 1.6708e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2148  
   data-arc span      43856 days (120.07 yr)  
   first obs. used      1899-10-04  
   last obs. used      2019-10-31  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .39568  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Nov-07 01:53:32  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.66959 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.00422 au 
 T_jup = 3.059 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 9.29   n/a IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 25
diameter diameter 87.812 km 0.433 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  
rotation period rot_per 19.959 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-January); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Malcolm, G. (2002) Minor Planet Bull. 29, 28-29.]
[Pilcher, F. (2019) Minor Planet Bull. 46, 58-60.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.044   0.006 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  
B-V BV 0.684   0.036 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.2 #obs=2; phase (min.=18.87, mean=19.14, max.=19.41) deg.
U-B UB 0.368   0.032 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.2 #obs=2; phase (min.=18.87, mean=19.14, max.=19.41) deg.
Tholen spectral type spec_T C   n/a EAR-A-5-DDR-TAXONOMY-V4.0 used 2 color indices

445 Edna (A899 TC)          Discovered 1899-Oct-02 by Coddington, E. F. at Mount Hamilton
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 A899 TC = 1978 PJ5 = A918 CB 
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