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512 Taurinensis (A903 MC)
Classification: Mars-crossing Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2000512
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 66 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2544471948731731 3.3228e-08  
a 2.189040287956064 6.3236e-09 au
q 1.63204512722128 7.2521e-08 au
i 8.747156636054186 3.5928e-06 deg
node 107.0355639638603 2.5421e-05 deg
peri 249.2788306481866 2.6984e-05 deg
M 213.5861929447463 1.3503e-05 deg
tp 2459081.625739108160
(2020-Aug-20.12573911)
4.5636e-05 TDB
period 1182.98451192908
3.24
5.126e-06
1.403e-08
d
yr
n .3043150576950091 1.3186e-09 deg/d
Q 2.746035448690847 7.9326e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2598  
   data-arc span      40305 days (110.35 yr)  
   first obs. used      1909-04-11  
   last obs. used      2019-08-17  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .43159  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Sep-23 19:09:22  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .651093 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.72941 au 
 T_jup = 3.617 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 10.68   n/a IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 5
diameter diameter 23.09 km 1.4 IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 5
rotation period rot_per 5.585 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-January); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Lagerkvist, C.-I.; Kamel, L. (1982) Moon Planets 27, 463-466.]
[Harris, A.W.; Young, J.W.; Dockweiler, T.; Gibson, J.; et al. (1992) Icarus 95, 115-147.]
[Piironen, J.; Lagerkvist, C.-I.; Erikson, A.; Oja, T.; et al. (1998) Astron. Astrophys. Suppl. Ser. 128, 525-540.]
[Behrend, R. (2005) Observatoire de Geneve web site, http://obswww.unige.ch/~behrend/page_cou.html]
[Hanus, J.; Durech, J.; Broz, M.; Marciniak, A.; et al. (2013) Astron. Astrophys. 551, A67.]
[Benishek, V. (2016) Minor Planet Bull. 43, 339-342.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.1772   0.024 IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 5
B-V BV 0.917   0.014 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.2 #obs=6; phase (min.=10.75, mean=15.90, max.=29.56) deg.
U-B UB 0.525   0.009 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.2 #obs=6; phase (min.=10.75, mean=14.22, max.=19.90) deg.
Tholen spectral type spec_T S   n/a EAR-A-5-DDR-TAXONOMY-V4.0 used 7 color indices; used ground-based radiometric albedo
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)

512 Taurinensis (A903 MC)          Discovered 1903-Jun-23 by Wolf, M. at Heidelberg
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

Alternate Designations
 A903 MC = A909 GE 
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