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570 Kythera (A905 OF)
Classification: Outer Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2000570
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 45 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1183471166247088 3.3108e-08  
a 3.418000752856531 1.2974e-08 au
q 3.013490219134877 1.1442e-07 au
i 1.817013590177071 3.8254e-06 deg
node 223.3414069347045 0.00012165 deg
peri 161.3980122548004 0.00012294 deg
M 337.4091268892827 1.7404e-05 deg
tp 2459145.339552181344
(2020-Oct-22.83955218)
0.0001116 TDB
period 2308.110825541627
6.32
1.3141e-05
3.598e-08
d
yr
n .1559717133233936 8.8803e-10 deg/d
Q 3.822511286578186 1.4509e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      3477  
   data-arc span      42008 days (115.01 yr)  
   first obs. used      1905-07-31  
   last obs. used      2020-08-04  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .46215  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Aug-24 22:18:32  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 2.0174 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.62993 au 
 T_jup = 3.131 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 8.7   n/a MPO492756 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-August); 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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