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808 Merxia (A901 TG)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2000808
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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 .1288913222317271 3.158e-08  
a 2.744644328985714 9.0084e-09 au
q 2.390883492366934 8.7847e-08 au
i 4.721891194294864 4.2484e-06 deg
node 180.9956283634817 4.2601e-05 deg
peri 274.758669907266 4.586e-05 deg
M 313.9413260051607 1.7375e-05 deg
tp 2459212.989006949534
(2020-Dec-29.48900695)
8.0538e-05 TDB
period 1660.83900961637
4.55
8.1768e-06
2.239e-08
d
yr
n .216757914473092 1.0672e-09 deg/d
Q 3.098405165604494 1.017e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      3096  
   data-arc span      43206 days (118.29 yr)  
   first obs. used      1901-10-11  
   last obs. used      2020-01-26  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .47291  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Feb-22 15:37:35  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.4133 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.07985 au 
 T_jup = 3.331 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 9.8   n/a MPO458834  
diameter diameter 30.923 km 0.242 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  
rotation period rot_per 30.631 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-August); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Behrend, R. (2003) Observatoire de Geneve web site, http://obswww.unige.ch/~behrend/page_cou.html]
[Ditteon, R.; Tollefson, E.; Twarek, A. (2003) Minor Planet Bull. 30, 76-77.]
[Koff, R.A.; Brown, J.; Menke, J. (2003) Minor Planet Bull. 30, 48-49.]
[Hanus, J.; Durech, J.; Broz, M.; Warner, B.D.; et al. (2011) Astron. Astrophys. 530, A134.]
[Menke, J. (2011) http://menkescientific.com/lightcrv.html]
geometric albedo albedo 0.213   0.060 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  
SMASSII spectral type spec_B Sq   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)

808 Merxia (A901 TG)          Discovered 1901-Oct-11 by Carnera, L. at Heidelberg
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29
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