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3703 Volkonskaya (1978 PU3)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2003703
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2456800.5 (2014-May-23.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 46 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1343764524807443 6.101e-08  
a 2.331384004091939 1.3429e-08 AU
q 2.018100892251711 1.4358e-07 AU
i 6.738718156292884 6.5665e-06 deg
node 172.9537667782442 4.9387e-05 deg
peri 151.8604322907657 5.5418e-05 deg
M 17.8585701900652 2.528e-05 deg
tp 2456735.999463093696
(2014-Mar-19.49946309)
9.11e-05 JED
period 1300.226896058393
3.56
1.1234e-05
3.076e-08
d
yr
n .2768747524692279 2.3923e-09 deg/d
Q 2.644667115932167 1.5234e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1168  
   data-arc span      21920 days (60.01 yr)  
   first obs. used      1953-08-15  
   last obs. used      2013-08-20  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .5349  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2013-Sep-23 21:55:15  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.00827 AU 
 T_jup = 3.549 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.0 mag n/a MPO263379  
rotation period rot_per 3.235 h n/a Asteroid Lightcurve DataBase (Rev. 2013-Sep-12) 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[Ryan, W.H.; Ryan, E.V. (2007) UNPUBLISHED.]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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