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10380 Berwald (1996 PY7)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2010380
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 33 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .0507198460083271 3.3873e-08  
a 2.839680199085649 1.4673e-08 au
q 2.695652056675129 9.6413e-08 au
i 2.919168751711103 3.6047e-06 deg
node 126.4825133855592 7.5926e-05 deg
peri 280.0932934848091 8.5178e-05 deg
M 272.622172443255 4.0269e-05 deg
tp 2459424.729942988900
0.00019657 TDB
period 1747.843632033798
n .2059680816991062 1.5964e-09 deg/d
Q 2.983708341496169 1.5417e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1716  
   data-arc span      25776 days (70.57 yr)  
   first obs. used      1949-11-21  
   last obs. used      2020-06-17  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .54115  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Jun-23 17:05:29  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.70686 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.21427 au 
 T_jup = 3.306 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.7   n/a MPO435798  
diameter diameter 4.404 km 0.730 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (  
geometric albedo albedo 0.331   0.086 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (  

10380 Berwald           Discovered 1996 Aug. 8 by E. W. Elst at the European Southern Observatory.
Franz Berwald (1796-1868) may be considered the founder of musical Romanticism in Sweden. Although his compositions are somewhat influenced by the German composers Spohr and von Weber, they are highly original in construction and in the use of harmonic means.
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Reference: 20000320/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2013-03-29

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Alternate Designations
 1996 PY7 = 1949 WJ1 = 1989 AH4 
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