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570 Kythera (A905 OF)
Classification: Outer Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2000570
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 41 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1185422595882034 3.3365e-08  
a 3.421758548603211 1.4038e-08 au
q 3.016135558486535 1.1465e-07 au
i 1.817008038881136 3.8717e-06 deg
node 223.3642403138559 0.00012269 deg
peri 160.8501528715476 0.00012401 deg
M 275.5613377576793 1.7845e-05 deg
tp 2459142.764672217893
(2020-Oct-20.26467222)
0.00011492 TDB
period 2311.918223410693
6.33
1.4228e-05
3.895e-08
d
yr
n .1557148502722144 9.5827e-10 deg/d
Q 3.827381538719887 1.5703e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      3320  
   data-arc span      41730 days (114.25 yr)  
   first obs. used      1905-07-31  
   last obs. used      2019-10-31  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .47733  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Nov-07 01:54:45  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 2.01916 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.62416 au 
 T_jup = 3.130 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 8.81   n/a IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 6
diameter diameter 87.486 km 0.784 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  
rotation period rot_per 8.120 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-January); Warner et al., 2009 Result based on less than full coverage, so that the period may be wrong by 30 percent or so.
Published Reference List:
[Behrend, R. (2004) Observatoire de Geneve web site, http://obswww.unige.ch/~behrend/page_cou.html]
[Aznar Macias, A.; Carreno Garcerain, A.; Arce Masego, E.; Brines Rodriques, P.; et al. (2016) Minor Planet Bull. 43, 257-263.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.069   0.004 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  
B-V BV 0.775   0.027 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.2 #obs=5; phase (min.=.23, mean=8.39, max.=15.80) deg.
U-B UB 0.374   0.071 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.2 #obs=5; phase (min.=.23, mean=8.39, max.=15.80) deg.
Tholen spectral type spec_T ST   n/a EAR-A-5-DDR-TAXONOMY-V4.0 used 7 color indices
SMASSII spectral type spec_B T   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)

570 Kythera (A905 OF)          Discovered 1905-Jul-30 by Wolf, M. at Heidelberg
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 A905 OF = 1952 BE = 1994 PG40 
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