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9703 Sussenbach (3146 T-2)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2009703
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 16 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .06759331280056796 3.6188e-08  
a 2.331921589769647 9.071e-09 au
q 2.17429928432595 8.7585e-08 au
i 3.726679417628636 4.4164e-06 deg
node 106.177134344892 6.8265e-05 deg
peri 312.8422001267784 7.8361e-05 deg
M 237.1475871736172 3.8823e-05 deg
tp 2459044.364622330692
(2020-Jul-13.86462233)
0.00014093 TDB
period 1300.676644136154
3.56
7.5893e-06
2.078e-08
d
yr
n .276779014694382 1.615e-09 deg/d
Q 2.489543895213345 9.6841e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      773  
   data-arc span      16800 days (46.00 yr)  
   first obs. used      1973-09-19  
   last obs. used      2019-09-18  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .6069  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Sep-24 01:04:59  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.18838 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.69855 au 
 T_jup = 3.564 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.8   n/a MPO250306  
diameter diameter 1.963 km 0.171 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.348   0.075 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

9703 Sussenbach           Discovered 1973 Sept. 30 by C. J. van Houten and I. van Houten-Groeneveld on Palomar Schmidt plates taken by T. Gehrels.
John Sussenbach (b. 1938) is a Dutch amateur astronomer known for his excellent sky photographs. He founded the Dutch Working Group for Sky Photography and received the Van der Bilt Prize. The name was suggested by C. de Jager.
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Reference: 20001111/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2013-03-29

Alternate Designations
 3146 T-2 = 1989 AE4 = 1993 FE10 
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