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78 Diana (A863 EA)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2000078
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459396.5 (2021-Jul-01.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 100 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2066670047678653 7.7251e-09  
a 2.619606448370543 3.7716e-09 au
q 2.078220230015217 2.0116e-08 au
i 8.702155731629404 2.9312e-07 deg
node 333.392248559416 2.2258e-06 deg
peri 152.8037023404779 8.7026e-06 deg
M 143.3502204304358 6.0444e-06 deg
tp 2458779.836324073462
(2019-Oct-23.33632407)
2.5874e-05 TDB
period 1548.64724077131
4.24
3.3445e-06
9.157e-09
d
yr
n .2324609443146656 5.0203e-10 deg/d
Q 3.160992666725869 4.5511e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      3012  
   data-arc span      57782 days (158.20 yr)  
   first obs. used      1863-04-10  
   last obs. used      2021-06-22  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .46129  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Jul-08 10:30:20  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.09781 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.9084 au 
 T_jup = 3.359 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 8.39   n/a E2021B10 IRAS observations used: 26
magnitude slope G 0.08   n/a PDS3 (MPC 17257) Fit
diameter diameter 120.60 km 2.7 IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 26
rotation period rot_per 7.2991 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2020-October); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Harris, A.W.; Young, J.W. (1989) Icarus 81, 314-364.]
[Licchelli, D. (2006) Minor Planet Bull. 33, 11-13.]
[Fleenor, M.L. (2007) Minor Planet Bull. 34, 66-67.]
[Benishek, V.; Protitch-Benishek, V. (2008) Minor Planet Bull. 35, 28-30.]
[Fauerbach, M.; Marks, S.A.; Lucas, M.P. (2008) Minor Planet Bull. 35, 44-46.]
[Franco, L.; Marchini, A.; Saya, L.-F.; Galli, G.; et al. (2020) Minor Planet Bull. 47, 242-246.]
[Pilcher, F. (2020) Minor Planet Bull. 47, 344-346.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.0706   0.003 IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 26
B-V BV 0.713   0.030 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.2 #obs=5; phase (min.=1.69, mean=8.62, max.=16.99) deg.
U-B UB 0.380   0.010 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.2 #obs=5; phase (min.=1.69, mean=9.58, max.=16.99) deg.
Tholen spectral type spec_T C   n/a EAR-A-5-DDR-TAXONOMY-V4.0 used 7 color indices
SMASSII spectral type spec_B Ch   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)

78 Diana (A863 EA)          Discovered 1863-Mar-15 by Luther, R. at Dusseldorf
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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