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9378 Nancy-Lorraine (1993 QF3)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2009378
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 34 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1159678936117619 3.1677e-08  
a 3.176147391620724 1.5914e-08 au
q 2.807816268813977 9.9878e-08 au
i 2.073678951927359 3.7795e-06 deg
node 153.039447310202 9.5371e-05 deg
peri 38.22371827777189 9.6676e-05 deg
M 51.06336658579072 1.5396e-05 deg
tp 2458707.237628405069
(2019-Aug-11.73762840)
8.8462e-05 TDB
period 2067.518474262783
5.66
1.5539e-05
4.254e-08
d
yr
n .1741217814889734 1.3087e-09 deg/d
Q 3.544478514427471 1.776e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1938  
   data-arc span      14230 days (38.96 yr)  
   first obs. used      1981-07-02  
   last obs. used      2020-06-17  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .54262  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Jun-23 16:57:50  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.80824 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.41029 au 
 T_jup = 3.189 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.2   n/a MPO263433  
diameter diameter 12.038 km 0.157 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.070   0.012 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

9378 Nancy-Lorraine           Discovered 1993 Aug. 18 by E. W. Elst at Caussols.
Named for the French city Nancy, in the Lorraine region of France, near the left bank of the river Meuse. The city has a very handsome town hall.
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Reference: 19990402/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2010-06-11

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Alternate Designations
 1993 QF3 = 1981 NM = 1993 SN4 = 1997 JP12 
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