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589 Croatia (A906 EC)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2000589
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 78 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .03938710735096525 3.1588e-08  
a 3.133300466558277 1.1582e-08 au
q 3.009888824719117 1.0076e-07 au
i 10.79731376664214 3.6665e-06 deg
node 177.4616599810765 1.9938e-05 deg
peri 227.6344798517732 5.3946e-05 deg
M 335.710207344882 5.0946e-05 deg
tp 2459137.185611079542
(2020-Oct-14.68561108)
0.00028673 TDB
period 2025.822973761233
5.55
1.1232e-05
3.075e-08
d
yr
n .1777055570317716 9.8531e-10 deg/d
Q 3.256712108397438 1.2038e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      3092  
   data-arc span      41583 days (113.85 yr)  
   first obs. used      1906-03-04  
   last obs. used      2020-01-08  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .44088  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Jan-28 17:33:22  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 2.02658 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.91708 au 
 T_jup = 3.184 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 9.1   n/a MPO502158  
diameter diameter 93.617 km 1.015 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...759L...8M)  
rotation period rot_per 24.821 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. (2013) Observatoire de Geneve web site, http://obswww.unige.ch/~behrend/page_cou.html]
[Mas, V.; Fornas, G.; Lozano, J.; Rodrigo, O.; et al. (2018) Minor Planet Bull. 45, 76-82.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.041   0.006 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  
B-V BV 0.730   0.021 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.2 #obs=2; phase (min.=5.22, mean=5.38, max.=5.53) deg.
U-B UB 0.368   0.040 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.2 #obs=2; phase (min.=5.22, mean=5.38, max.=5.53) deg.
Tholen spectral type spec_T CX   n/a EAR-A-5-DDR-TAXONOMY-V4.0 used 2 color indices

589 Croatia (A906 EC)          Discovered 1906-Mar-03 by Kopff, A. at Heidelberg
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 A906 EC = 1936 WM = 1947 RA = 1953 RF1 = 1953 VR1 = 1953 VU = A912 HH 
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