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78113 (2002 MC3)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2078113
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 19 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1579999413066628 5.5413e-08  
a 2.537105205532973 1.7641e-08 au
q 2.136242731969935 1.353e-07 au
i 14.39258148866215 6.6699e-06 deg
node 83.61897763050801 1.7173e-05 deg
peri 230.9623280094486 2.8891e-05 deg
M 140.2821299776798 2.8416e-05 deg
tp 2458425.317065669309
(2018-Nov-02.81706567)
0.00011291 TDB
period 1476.067239583509
4.04
1.5395e-05
4.215e-08
d
yr
n .2438913284882459 2.5437e-09 deg/d
Q 2.937967679096011 2.0428e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      855  
   data-arc span      7425 days (20.33 yr)  
   first obs. used      1999-12-07  
   last obs. used      2020-04-05  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .51035  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Nov-12 21:28:13  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.15069 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.34748 au 
 T_jup = 3.387 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.7   n/a MPO395706  
diameter diameter 2.765 km 0.328 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.401   0.126 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

78113 (2002 MC3)          Discovered 2002-Jun-17 by LINEAR at Socorro
Reference: 20040415/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19
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