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3012 Minsk (1979 QU9)
Classification: Outer Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2003012
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 46 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .069834380597267 3.8115e-08  
a 3.223710221659521 1.7221e-08 au
q 2.99858441510485 1.2174e-07 au
i 18.18939222516018 4.1848e-06 deg
node 354.884035276807 1.2933e-05 deg
peri 91.4981267793725 4.0051e-05 deg
M 220.7009884409686 3.7946e-05 deg
tp 2459418.546433006098
(2021-Jul-23.04643301)
0.00022619 TDB
period 2114.133564812807
5.79
1.6941e-05
4.638e-08
d
yr
n .1702825242414974 1.3645e-09 deg/d
Q 3.448836028214191 1.8424e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1967  
   data-arc span      24338 days (66.63 yr)  
   first obs. used      1953-04-10  
   last obs. used      2019-11-28  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .46633  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Dec-03 20:42:58  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 2.08674 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.73339 au 
 T_jup = 3.106 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 11.0   n/a MPO319121  
diameter diameter 21.061 km 0.247 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  
rotation period rot_per 3.91220 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-January); 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:
[Odden, C.E.; Hirschfield, L.; Driscoll, A.; Brown, E.; et al. (2016) Minor Planet Bull. 43, 218-219.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.174   0.020 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  

3012 Minsk (1979 QU9)          Discovered 1979-Aug-27 by Chernykh, N. at Nauchnyj
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 1979 QU9 = 1950 SU = 1953 GA2 = 1973 SN2 
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