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48456 Wilhelmwien (1991 RG3)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2048456
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 23 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .08323174230053972 5.2487e-08  
a 3.046632844226199 2.7399e-08 au
q 2.793056284451203 1.6809e-07 au
i 19.48014646560084 5.9987e-06 deg
node 350.7466283944105 1.5017e-05 deg
peri 215.7693043494398 4.3063e-05 deg
M 224.2818881215178 4.3594e-05 deg
tp 2459332.757645265606
(2021-Apr-28.25764527)
0.00023999 TDB
period 1942.354993353052
5.32
2.6202e-05
7.174e-08
d
yr
n .1853420210167342 2.5002e-09 deg/d
Q 3.300209404001194 2.9679e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      630  
   data-arc span      10313 days (28.24 yr)  
   first obs. used      1991-09-12  
   last obs. used      2019-12-07  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .57184  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Dec-14 04:12:04  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.81204 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.71938 au 
 T_jup = 3.146 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.1   n/a MPO267869  
diameter diameter 8.722 km 0.173 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.070   0.006 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

48456 Wilhelmwien           Discovered 1991 Sept. 12 by F. Börngen and L. D. Schmadel at Tautenburg.
German Wilhelm Wien (1864-1928) made contributions to the study of cathode-rays, x-rays and canal-rays and received the Nobel Prize in physics in 1911 for his displacement law concerning the radiation emitted from a blackbody. His autobiography, From the Life and Work of a Physicist, was published in 1930.
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Reference: 20030318/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2003-10-02

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Alternate Designations
 1991 RG3 = 1996 RV11 
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