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11242 Franspost (2144 T-1)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2011242
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 7 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .05897254320390872 5.9437e-08  
a 2.27814211510954 1.5023e-08 AU
q 2.143794280801599 1.3542e-07 AU
i 6.443583827643515 7.746e-06 deg
node 161.248736457231 5.4985e-05 deg
peri 74.76813144246766 8.7948e-05 deg
M 206.1040753756009 7.0244e-05 deg
tp 2457537.401063852789
(2016-May-28.90106385)
0.00024669 JED
period 1255.94217948745
3.44
1.2424e-05
3.402e-08
d
yr
n .2866373993004328 2.8354e-09 deg/d
Q 2.412489949417482 1.5909e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      518  
   data-arc span      15986 days (43.77 yr)  
   first obs. used      1971-03-24  
   last obs. used      2014-12-29  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .5706  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Jan-08 02:11:35  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.14503 AU 
 T_jup = 3.597 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.5 mag n/a MPO266018  

11242 Franspost           Discovered 1971 Mar. 25 by C. J. van Houten and I. van Houten-Groeneveld on Palomar Schmidt plates taken by T. Gehrels.
Dutch painter Frans Post (1612-1680) was one of the first European-trained artists to paint in the Americas. He recorded various aspects of life and the local atmosphere of Dutch Brazil, or Nieuw Holland, in his paintings.
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Reference: 20040306/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2004-03-08

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Alternate Designations
 2144 T-1 = 1993 UV6 
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