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814 Tauris (A916 AE)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2000814
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 71 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .3065465896080829 3.7748e-08  
a 3.155849860253044 1.2952e-08 au
q 2.188434848277328 1.1537e-07 au
i 21.8219621836359 4.2294e-06 deg
node 88.78630026062345 1.0679e-05 deg
peri 296.5278103157142 1.2358e-05 deg
M 247.2609718762131 9.0115e-06 deg
tp 2459641.775595873246
5.4275e-05 TDB
period 2047.73110391626
n .1758043325666659 1.0823e-09 deg/d
Q 4.123264872228759 1.6922e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2535  
   data-arc span      37961 days (103.93 yr)  
   first obs. used      1916-01-30  
   last obs. used      2020-01-05  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .42152  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Jan-28 17:40:54  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.28357 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.71647 au 
 T_jup = 3.025 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 8.8   n/a MPO492759 IRAS observations used: 5
diameter diameter 102.229 km 2.138 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (  
rotation period rot_per 35.8 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:
[Debehogne, H.; De Sanctis, G.; Zappala, V. (1983) Icarus 55, 236-244.]
[Alkema, M.S. (2013) Minor Planet Bull. 40, 215-216.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.054   0.011 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (  
B-V BV 0.701   0.009 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.2 #obs=9; phase (min.=7.29, mean=14.30, max.=15.96) deg.
U-B UB 0.316   0.023 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.2 #obs=10; phase (min.=7.29, mean=14.43, max.=15.96) deg.
Tholen spectral type spec_T C   n/a EAR-A-5-DDR-TAXONOMY-V4.0 used 2 color indices
SMASSII spectral type spec_B C   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)

814 Tauris (A916 AE)          Discovered 1916-Jan-02 by Neujmin, G. at Simeis
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 A916 AE = 1927 BA = A907 JE 
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