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3883 Verbano (1972 RQ)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2003883
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 39 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1224159031865755 3.4315e-08  
a 2.611898741841244 1.0744e-08 au
q 2.292160798326869 8.7654e-08 au
i 12.84294864217306 3.8254e-06 deg
node 169.1647086062407 1.7135e-05 deg
peri 182.6026256652168 2.345e-05 deg
M 111.1552711647417 1.629e-05 deg
tp 2458524.441314751253
(2019-Feb-09.94131475)
6.9462e-05 TDB
period 1541.817359570355
4.22
9.5134e-06
2.605e-08
d
yr
n .2334906905577442 1.4407e-09 deg/d
Q 2.93163668535562 1.2059e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2412  
   data-arc span      31194 days (85.40 yr)  
   first obs. used      1934-09-06  
   last obs. used      2020-02-01  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .43487  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Feb-22 16:58:22  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.28645 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.50394 au 
 T_jup = 3.363 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 11.7   n/a MPO309178  
diameter diameter 11.805 km 0.292 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  
rotation period rot_per 50.8 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-August); 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:
[Franco, L.; Marchini, A.; Papini, R. (2015) Minor Planet Bull. 42, 114.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.229   0.027 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...759L...8M)  

3883 Verbano (1972 RQ)          Discovered 1972-Sep-07 by Chernykh, N. at Nauchnyj
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 1972 RQ = 1934 RC1 = 1954 HF = 1966 CX = 1972 TG5 = 1979 HW1 = 1979 JD = 1983 ET 
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