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3038 Bernes (1978 QB3)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2003038
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 36 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2049162014905495 3.69e-08  
a 2.438897872014707 5.9163e-09 au
q 1.939128184258069 9.0615e-08 au
i 4.711477745261917 4.1065e-06 deg
node 351.5523688291407 3.4109e-05 deg
peri 10.94369802023298 3.4888e-05 deg
M 335.3674730394309 6.3358e-06 deg
tp 2459095.690874157565
(2020-Sep-03.19087416)
2.4467e-05 TDB
period 1391.197693666571
3.81
5.0621e-06
1.386e-08
d
yr
n .258769836694598 9.4158e-10 deg/d
Q 2.938667559771345 7.1286e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2459  
   data-arc span      24723 days (67.69 yr)  
   first obs. used      1953-02-15  
   last obs. used      2020-10-24  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .42542  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Nov-13 04:03:46  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .936662 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.51909 au 
 T_jup = 3.469 
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457067.5 (2015-Feb-14.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 36 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2059715233460637 3.6853e-08  
q 1.935829840095506 9.059e-08 au
tp 2457705.970147993270
(2016-Nov-13.47014799)
2.5044e-05 TDB
node 351.6475372001264 3.4097e-05 deg
peri 11.16663485841722 3.4868e-05 deg
i 4.713456075749 4.1083e-06 deg
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2459  
   data-arc span      24723 days (67.69 yr)  
   first obs. used      1953-02-15  
   last obs. used      2020-10-24  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .42542  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Nov-13 04:03:46  

Additional Information
 Jupiter MOID = 2.51909 au 
 T_jup = 3.469 
Orbit Covariance (6×6)
  e q tp node peri i
e 1.358152583348865E-15 -3.334090596244515E-15 7.742295588503111E-14 1.588097908721766E-15 1.27058359553438E-14 -9.277070155467713E-16
q -3.334090596244515E-15 8.206628943596081E-15 -2.21539775852544E-13 -3.842245282754917E-15 -4.18406662660913E-14 2.33004419792921E-15
tp 7.742295588503111E-14 -2.21539775852544E-13 6.271983411717624E-10 -1.055867150717233E-12 1.877214781764292E-10 -1.368771683773362E-13
node 1.588097908721766E-15 -3.842245282754917E-15 -1.055867150717233E-12 1.162625122224806E-9 -1.158517079064943E-9 2.379574376198788E-11
peri 1.27058359553438E-14 -4.18406662660913E-14 1.877214781764292E-10 -1.158517079064943E-9 1.215765144299811E-9 -2.374455422843875E-11
i -9.277070155467713E-16 2.33004419792921E-15 -1.368771683773362E-13 2.379574376198788E-11 -2.374455422843875E-11 1.687820027336406E-11

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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.5   n/a MPO473807  
diameter diameter 3.578 km 0.200 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.660   0.181 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

3038 Bernes (1978 QB3)          Discovered 1978-Aug-31 by Chernykh, N. at Nauchnyj
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 1978 QB3 = 1955 RG = 1959 TG 
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