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7378 Herbertpalme (1981 EK18)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2007378
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 11 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1270555920972702 5.4339e-08  
a 3.141396340037135 2.5882e-08 AU
q 2.742264368041519 1.7433e-07 AU
i 1.302838283933399 5.9096e-06 deg
node 216.0398455855494 0.00023994 deg
peri 275.6890080638266 0.00024136 deg
M 57.26213907905652 2.2793e-05 deg
tp 2456677.019881391335
(2014-Jan-19.51988139)
0.0001285 JED
period 2033.679575580365
5.57
2.5133e-05
6.881e-08
d
yr
n .177019036982394 2.1877e-09 deg/d
Q 3.54052831203275 2.917e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1093  
   data-arc span      22322 days (61.11 yr)  
   first obs. used      1953-04-15  
   last obs. used      2014-05-27  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .49867  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jun-16 13:37:03  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.75747 AU 
 T_jup = 3.197 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.0 mag n/a MPO256918  

7378 Herbertpalme           Discovered 1981 Mar. 2 by S. J. Bus at Siding Spring in the course of the U.K. Schmidt-Caltech Asteroid Survey.
Herbert Palme (b. 1943) is a professor at the Institute of Mineralogy and Geochemistry, University of Cologne. He is a geochemist interested in all aspects of meteoritics and planetary science, with an emphasis on understanding the origin of components in chondritic meteorites.
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Reference: 20060809/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2007-08-08

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