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4702 Berounka (1987 HW)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2004702
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 27 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .09103639770367704 4.148e-08  
a 2.794164999395066 1.285e-08 au
q 2.539794283260442 1.1838e-07 au
i 9.343504982450764 4.8836e-06 deg
node 20.92497601518649 2.2298e-05 deg
peri 134.3347900700204 3.2728e-05 deg
M 78.25575579891098 2.289e-05 deg
tp 2458629.656826674629
(2019-May-26.15682667)
0.00010843 TDB
period 1705.990071071442
4.67
1.1768e-05
3.222e-08
d
yr
n .2110211578042205 1.4557e-09 deg/d
Q 3.04853571552969 1.402e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1977  
   data-arc span      17194 days (47.07 yr)  
   first obs. used      1973-04-01  
   last obs. used      2020-04-28  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .42665  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-May-20 02:11:15  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.55793 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.94331 au 
 T_jup = 3.302 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.6   n/a MPO473831  
diameter diameter 8.478 km 0.172 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.345   0.035 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  
SMASSII spectral type spec_B S   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)

4702 Berounka           Discovered 1987 Apr. 23 by A. Mrkos at Klet.
Named for a Czech river originating in Plzeň as a confluence of four rivers: Mže, Radbúza, Úhlava and Úslava. It continues through the town of Beroun to its confluence with the Vltava river near Prague. Name proposed by Z. Moravec.
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Reference: 19990402/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2010-06-11

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Alternate Designations
 1987 HW = 1973 GP = 1980 XU1 = 1984 SG7 = 1989 UJ5 
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