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3028 Zhangguoxi (1978 TA2)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2003028
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459396.5 (2021-Jul-01.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 49 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .03116144576171226 1.158e-08  
a 3.018472825187493 1.3032e-08 au
q 2.924412847962211 4.1736e-08 au
i 9.511987277887872 3.2619e-07 deg
node 189.45055183 1.3819e-06 deg
peri 5.039443974080283 3.7431e-05 deg
M 257.4797125235038 4.0472e-05 deg
tp 2459941.989815937820
(2022-Dec-28.48981594)
0.00021642 TDB
period 1915.487544673893
5.24
1.2405e-05
3.396e-08
d
yr
n .1879417075830108 1.2172e-09 deg/d
Q 3.112532802412775 1.3439e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      3359  
   data-arc span      43469 days (119.01 yr)  
   first obs. used      1902-04-04  
   last obs. used      2021-04-08  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .42795  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Jul-08 13:51:48  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.92421 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.84046 au 
 T_jup = 3.225 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 10.78   n/a E2020-QM5  
diameter diameter 25.58 km 1.4 IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 7
rotation period rot_per 4.826 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2020-October); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Behrend, R. (2007) Observatoire de Geneve web site, http://obswww.unige.ch/~behrend/page_cou.html]
[Brinsfield, J.W. (2007) Minor Planet Bull. 34, 108-110.]
[Stephens, R.D. (2007) Minor Planet Bull. 34, 102-103.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.1417   0.017 IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 7
SMASSII spectral type spec_B K   n/a EAR-A-5-DDR-TAXONOMY-V4.0 based on a high-resolution spectrum by Xu et al. (1995) or Bus and Binzel (2002)

3028 Zhangguoxi (1978 TA2)          Discovered 1978-Oct-09 by Purple Mountain Observatory at Nanking
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 1978 TA2 = 1931 XP = 1941 VD = 1949 FB1 = 1950 LC1 = 1965 JJ = 1970 FL = 1970 GQ = 1971 KC1 = 1983 TO = A902 GC = A904 SG 
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