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47 Aglaja
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2000047
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 112 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1298072842942316 3.0142e-08  
a 2.88142941439271 7.0713e-09 au
q 2.507398887224874 8.7414e-08 au
i 4.975208271477122 3.9425e-06 deg
node 3.081369912008366 3.9356e-05 deg
peri 314.6873020449149 4.2446e-05 deg
M 52.27884461381865 1.6397e-05 deg
tp 2458341.061822473904
8.1157e-05 TDB
period 1786.530375705874
n .2015079087909495 7.4178e-10 deg/d
Q 3.255459941560546 7.9892e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      3018  
   data-arc span      58357 days (159.77 yr)  
   first obs. used      1860-02-24  
   last obs. used      2019-12-04  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .47831  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Dec-13 20:35:53  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.49661 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.04817 au 
 T_jup = 3.276 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 8.1   n/a MPO502153 IRAS observations used: 20
magnitude slope G 0.16   n/a PDS3 (MPC 17257) Fit
diameter diameter 168.174 km 1.222 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (  
rotation period rot_per 13.178 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-January); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Debehogne, H. (1979) Messenger 18, 27-28.]
[Harris, A.W.; Young, J.W. (1989) Icarus 81, 314-364.]
[Millis, R.L.; Wasserman, L.H.; Bowell, E.; Harris, A.W.; et al. (1989) Icarus 81, 375-385.]
[Chernova, G.P.; Lupishko, D.F.; Shevchenko, V.G.; Kiselev, N.N.; Saljes, R. (1991) Kin. Fiz. Neb. Tel 7, 20-26; Kinematics and Physics of Celestial Bodies 7, 15-21.]
[Michalowski, T. (1996) Icarus 123, 456-462.]
[Pilcher, F. (2012) Minor Planet Bull. 39, 220-222.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.082   0.005 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (  
B-V BV 0.665   0.015 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.2 #obs=3; phase (min.=7.07, mean=12.75, max.=18.61) deg.
U-B UB 0.300   0.016 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.2 #obs=3; phase (min.=7.07, mean=12.75, max.=18.61) deg.
Tholen spectral type spec_T C   n/a EAR-A-5-DDR-TAXONOMY-V4.0 used 7 color indices; used ground-based radiometric albedo
SMASSII spectral type spec_B B   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)

47 Aglaja          Discovered 1857-Sep-15 by Luther, R. at Dusseldorf
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

Alternate Designations
 1948 EU = 1982 DX2 
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