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79 Eurynome
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2000079
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 109 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1899614085030926 3.3865e-08  
a 2.446712333988616 3.8476e-09 au
q 1.981931412822249 8.2573e-08 au
i 4.613126624235388 4.0632e-06 deg
node 206.5830788386983 5.3405e-05 deg
peri 201.1851876031686 5.4679e-05 deg
M 228.7198473016684 1.3008e-05 deg
tp 2459110.264239769582
(2020-Sep-17.76423977)
5.0964e-05 TDB
period 1397.889342334545
3.83
3.2974e-06
9.028e-09
d
yr
n .2575311143003508 6.0747e-10 deg/d
Q 2.911493255154982 4.5785e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2700  
   data-arc span      57004 days (156.07 yr)  
   first obs. used      1863-10-05  
   last obs. used      2019-10-31  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .48067  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Nov-07 01:49:16  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .99198 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.47539 au 
 T_jup = 3.469 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 7.96   n/a IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 12
magnitude slope G 0.25   n/a PDS3 (MPC 17257) Fit
diameter diameter 63.479 km 0.952 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  
rotation period rot_per 5.978 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-January); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Scaltriti, F.; Zappala, V. (1976) Astron. Astrophys. Suppl. Ser. 23, 167-179.]
[Schober, H.J. (1976) Icarus 28, 415-420.]
[Michalowski, T.; Velichko, F.P. (1990) Acta Astronomica 40, 321-332.]
[De Angelis, G. (1993) Planet. Space Sci. 41, 285-290.]
[De Angelis, G.; Mottola, S. (1995) Planet. Space Sci. 43, 1013-1017.]
[Michalowski, T. (1996) Icarus 123, 456-462.]
[Shevchenko, V.G.; Chiorny, V.G.; Kalashnikov, A.V.; Krugly, Yu.N.; et al. (1996) Astron. Astrophys. Suppl. Ser. 115, 475-479.]
[Szabo, Gy.; Sarneczky, K.; Kiss, L.L. (1999) in Proc. IAU Coll. 173, Evolution and Source Regions of Asteroids and Comets, 185-188.]
[Torppa, J.; Hentunen, V.-P.; Paakkonen, P.; Kehusmaa, P.; Muinonen, K. (2008) Icarus 198, 91-107.]
[Hanus, J.; Durech, J.; Broz, M.; Marciniak, A.; et al. (2013) Astron. Astrophys. 551, A67.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.287   0.046 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  
B-V BV 0.874   0.035 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.2 #obs=5; phase (min.=17.34, mean=20.18, max.=23.85) deg.
U-B UB 0.421   0.016 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.2 #obs=4; phase (min.=17.34, mean=20.70, max.=23.85) deg.
Tholen spectral type spec_T S   n/a EAR-A-5-DDR-TAXONOMY-V4.0 used 7 color indices; used ground-based radiometric albedo
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)

79 Eurynome          Discovered 1863-Sep-14 by Watson, J. C. at Ann Arbor
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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