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3703 Volkonskaya (1978 PU3)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2003703
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457600.5 (2016-Jul-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 59 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1334575875384006 4.9082e-08  
a 2.332426350889071 1.1949e-08 au
q 2.02114635698842 1.1062e-07 au
i 6.741731000732759 5.2137e-06 deg
node 172.9386261064146 3.8074e-05 deg
peri 152.1663496003467 4.3465e-05 deg
M 238.9712901090952 2.3524e-05 deg
tp 2458037.917585458298
(2017-Oct-11.41758546)
8.6841e-05 JED
period 1301.098978142715
3.56
9.9986e-06
2.737e-08
d
yr
n .276689172805201 2.1263e-09 deg/d
Q 2.643706344789722 1.3544e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1582  
   data-arc span      22881 days (62.64 yr)  
   first obs. used      1953-08-15  
   last obs. used      2016-04-07  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .49459  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2016-Apr-25 12:45:07  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.01181 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.66953 au 
 T_jup = 3.549 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.1 mag n/a MPO332852  
rotation period rot_per 3.235 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2016-February); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Ryan, W.H.; Ryan, E.V. (2007) UNPUBLISHED.]

3703 Volkonskaya (1978 PU3)          Discovered 1978-Aug-09 by Chernykh, L. and Chernykh, N. at Nauchnyj
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 1978 PU3 = 1977 EK6 
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