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11244 Andrekuipers (4314 T-2)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2011244
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2456800.5 (2014-May-23.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 8 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1711766631941482 6.0152e-08  
a 2.427474694899836 1.541e-08 AU
q 2.011947676638649 1.4685e-07 AU
i 3.645269150231354 5.9105e-06 deg
node 95.94919691905433 0.00011198 deg
peri 323.5780643360732 0.00011359 deg
M 230.1878107569856 2.1219e-05 deg
tp 2457298.630882374297
(2015-Oct-03.13088237)
8.3043e-05 JED
period 1381.435123315255
3.78
1.3155e-05
3.602e-08
d
yr
n .2605985571990159 2.4816e-09 deg/d
Q 2.843001713161024 1.8048e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      829  
   data-arc span      18840 days (51.58 yr)  
   first obs. used      1962-12-03  
   last obs. used      2014-07-03  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .51653  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jul-14 12:25:52  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.02488 AU 
 T_jup = 3.487 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.3 mag n/a MPO266018  

11244 Andrékuipers           Discovered 1973 Sept. 29 by C. J. van Houten and I. van Houten-Groeneveld on Palomar Schmidt plates taken by T. Gehrels.
Dutch physician André Kuipers (b. 1958) is a European Space Agency astronaut who has had an inspiring role in promoting space among young people.
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Reference: 20070730/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2007-08-07

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Alternate Designations
 4314 T-2 = 1962 XR1 
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