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11256 Fuglesang (1978 RO8)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2011256
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 10 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1775200791337176 6.1087e-08  
a 2.398154113366624 2.0174e-08 AU
q 1.97243360538693 1.494e-07 AU
i 1.222325517301797 5.6839e-06 deg
node 269.1163943169627 0.00033085 deg
peri 347.1956522632098 0.0003318 deg
M 340.7781781252762 3.0351e-05 deg
tp 2457072.927935774433
(2015-Feb-19.42793577)
0.00011488 JED
period 1356.48207795967
3.71
1.7117e-05
4.686e-08
d
yr
n .2653923747680383 3.3489e-09 deg/d
Q 2.823874621346318 2.3756e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      586  
   data-arc span      13049 days (35.73 yr)  
   first obs. used      1978-09-02  
   last obs. used      2014-05-25  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .5627  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jun-16 13:47:01  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .959081 AU 
 T_jup = 3.506 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.3 mag n/a MPO296229  

11256 Fuglesang           Discovered 1978 Sept. 2 by C.-I. Lagerkvist at the European Southern Observatory.
Christer Fuglesang (b. 1957) was the first Swedish astronaut.
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Reference: 20070402/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2007-07-05

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Alternate Designations
 1978 RO8 = 1996 KL = 1997 UU1 = 1999 AU11 
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