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2725 David Bender (1978 VG3)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2002725
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 34 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1517119665374887 4.0068e-08  
a 3.032329660925132 1.5271e-08 au
q 2.572288964876224 1.2228e-07 au
i 15.55787007735676 4.946e-06 deg
node 61.52509252119263 1.729e-05 deg
peri 28.48846249678889 2.4474e-05 deg
M 291.2241216820794 1.7225e-05 deg
tp 2459368.965382971435
(2021-Jun-03.46538297)
9.3265e-05 TDB
period 1928.692749753709
5.28
1.457e-05
3.989e-08
d
yr
n .1866549247131102 1.4101e-09 deg/d
Q 3.49237035697404 1.7588e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2203  
   data-arc span      42265 days (115.72 yr)  
   first obs. used      1904-11-16  
   last obs. used      2020-08-04  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .42416  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Aug-24 22:55:56  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.59849 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.84923 au 
 T_jup = 3.170 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 10.8   n/a MPO431527  
diameter diameter 36.974 km 0.394 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...759L...8M)  
rotation period rot_per 9.956 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-August); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Warner, B.D. (2006) Minor Planet Bull. 33, 82-84.]
[Hanus, J.; Durech, J.; Oszkiewicz, D.A.; Behrend, R.; et al. (2016) Astron. Astrophys. 586, A108.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.068   0.015 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...759L...8M)  

2725 David Bender (1978 VG3)          Discovered 1978-Nov-07 by Helin, E. F. and Bus, S. J. at Palomar
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 1978 VG3 = 1941 WW = 1943 GA = 1959 FA = 1962 XB = 1969 EE1 = 1980 FA12 = A904 VC 
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