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57 Mnemosyne (A859 SA)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2000057
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 37 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1123871902585659 4.5323e-08  
a 3.154342096388881 9.0051e-09 au
q 2.79983445106142 1.4241e-07 au
i 15.20416539725348 4.9656e-06 deg
node 199.1679347906391 1.7541e-05 deg
peri 210.6403969604933 2.6536e-05 deg
M 213.7129686011066 2.1348e-05 deg
tp 2459832.005145002544
(2022-Sep-09.50514500)
0.00012314 TDB
period 2046.263768827701
5.60
8.7626e-06
2.399e-08
d
yr
n .1759303983602481 7.5337e-10 deg/d
Q 3.508849741716342 1.0017e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2823  
   data-arc span      58616 days (160.48 yr)  
   first obs. used      1859-12-22  
   last obs. used      2020-06-16  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .46406  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Jun-23 15:06:22  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.8188 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.95694 au 
 T_jup = 3.143 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 7.0   n/a MPO473760 IRAS observations used: 5
diameter diameter 112.59 km 2.8 IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 5
rotation period rot_per 25.324 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-August); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Pilcher, F. (2019) Minor Planet Bull. 46-4, in press.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.2149   0.011 IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 5
B-V BV 0.817   0.011 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.2 #obs=2; phase (min.=12.12, mean=12.51, max.=12.91) deg.
U-B UB 0.410   0.029 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.2 #obs=2; phase (min.=12.12, mean=12.51, max.=12.91) deg.
Tholen spectral type spec_T S   n/a EAR-A-5-DDR-TAXONOMY-V4.0 used 7 color indices
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)

57 Mnemosyne (A859 SA)          Discovered 1859-Sep-22 by Luther, R. at Dusseldorf
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 A859 SA = 1959 NT 
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