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11242 Franspost (2144 T-1)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2011242
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457600.5 (2016-Jul-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 14 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .05818793220251545 5.8141e-08  
a 2.278197545997857 1.2836e-08 au
q 2.145633941647397 1.3252e-07 au
i 6.44525377488714 6.4659e-06 deg
node 161.2393982759154 5.2957e-05 deg
peri 74.62415795870855 7.6615e-05 deg
M 18.15394390342912 5.6142e-05 deg
tp 2457537.163511027991
(2016-May-28.66351103)
0.00019578 JED
period 1255.988018428115
3.44
1.0615e-05
2.906e-08
d
yr
n .2866269380901774 2.4224e-09 deg/d
Q 2.410761150348317 1.3583e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      649  
   data-arc span      16460 days (45.07 yr)  
   first obs. used      1971-03-24  
   last obs. used      2016-04-16  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .5536  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2016-Apr-25 13:11:16  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.14512 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.57702 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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