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3682 Welther (A923 NB)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2003682
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 26 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .3179652432117403 3.7032e-08  
a 2.759686179043419 1.0863e-08 au
q 1.8822018919358 1.0007e-07 au
i 13.59906199176311 4.8578e-06 deg
node 255.4217888971673 1.8004e-05 deg
peri 114.050730705548 1.9445e-05 deg
M 295.9132983068508 8.8357e-06 deg
tp 2458898.594109737339
(2020-Feb-19.09410974)
4.2322e-05 TDB
period 1674.510884009401
4.58
9.887e-06
2.707e-08
d
yr
n .2149881517270441 1.2694e-09 deg/d
Q 3.637170466151038 1.4317e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1959  
   data-arc span      35100 days (96.10 yr)  
   first obs. used      1923-07-12  
   last obs. used      2019-08-17  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .45175  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Sep-23 19:32:58  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .92894 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.08102 au 
 T_jup = 3.228 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 11.7   n/a MPO435733  
diameter diameter 19.087 km 0.229 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  
rotation period rot_per 3.5973 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-January); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Behrend, R. (2001) Observatoire de Geneve web site, http://obswww.unige.ch/~behrend/page_cou.html]
[Stephens, R.D.; Warner, B.D.; Pravec, P.; Kusnirak, P.; et al. (2002) Minor Planet Bull. 29, 41-46.]
[Szekely, P.; Kiss, L.L.; Szabo, Gy.M.; Sarneczky, K.; et al. (2005) Planet. Space Sci. 53, 925-936.]
[Behrend, R. (2010) Observatoire de Geneve web site, http://obswww.unige.ch/~behrend/page_cou.html]
[Klinglesmith III, D.A.; Hendrickx, S.; Madden, K.; Montgomery, S. (2016) Minor Planet Bull. 43, 123-128.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.138   0.016 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  

3682 Welther (A923 NB)          Discovered 1923-Jul-12 by Reinmuth, K. at Heidelberg
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 A923 NB = 1951 YO = 1978 NP3 = 1984 AA 
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