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5703 Hevelius (1931 VS)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2005703
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 30 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1764022120618346 1.9904e-08  
a 2.581896599057225 9.7994e-09 au
q 2.126444327668603 5.1458e-08 au
i 14.27478428767187 4.2215e-07 deg
node 36.66297162791616 1.4992e-06 deg
peri 13.05441399906007 3.6208e-06 deg
M 176.7961423569859 4.1322e-06 deg
tp 2458456.321739574090
(2018-Dec-03.82173957)
1.3835e-05 TDB
period 1515.328163735478
4.15
8.627e-06
2.362e-08
d
yr
n .2375723019049247 1.3525e-09 deg/d
Q 3.037348870445847 1.1528e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2002  
   data-arc span      32387 days (88.67 yr)  
   first obs. used      1931-11-15  
   last obs. used      2020-07-17  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .41945  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-12 17:51:29  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.1373 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.38702 au 
 T_jup = 3.359 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.04   n/a E2021B10  
diameter diameter 5.859 km 0.289 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...759L...8M)  
rotation period rot_per 3.4566 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2020-October); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Brincat, S. (2018) Posting on CALL web site: http://www.minorplanet.info/call.html]
[Stone, G. (2018) Posting on CALL web site: http://www.minorplanet.info/call.html]
[Brincat, S.M.; Galdies, C.; Stone, G.; Grech, W. (2019) Minor Planet Bull. 46, 230-232.]
[Rowe, B. (2019) Minor Planet Bull. 46, 353-356.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.390   0.047 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...759L...8M)  

5703 Hevelius (1931 VS)          Discovered 1931-Nov-15 by Reinmuth, K. at Heidelberg
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

Alternate Designations
 1931 VS = 1931 XH = 1964 VU = 1989 VL 
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