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11431 Karelbosscha (4843 T-1)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2011431
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2456800.5 (2014-May-23.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 7 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1243601064140816 1.1205e-07  
a 3.14857183487878 4.6469e-08 AU
q 2.757015106440875 3.5165e-07 AU
i 5.866391795226226 1.2061e-05 deg
node 35.87851185241201 7.5379e-05 deg
peri 168.0276553011271 8.1356e-05 deg
M 255.1558944712176 3.604e-05 deg
tp 2457394.806327702868
(2016-Jan-07.30632770)
0.00021143 JED
period 2040.65146909282
5.59
4.5176e-05
1.237e-07
d
yr
n .1764142507686722 3.9054e-09 deg/d
Q 3.540128563316685 5.2247e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      397  
   data-arc span      15599 days (42.71 yr)  
   first obs. used      1971-04-16  
   last obs. used      2013-12-30  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .5874  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jun-09 20:05:43  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.75393 AU 
 T_jup = 3.188 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.2 mag n/a MPO270243  

11431 Karelbosscha           Discovered 1971 May 13 by C. J. van Houten and I. van Houten-Groeneveld at Leiden on Palomar Schmidt plates taken by T. Gehrels.
Karel Albert Rudolf Bosscha (1865-1928) was a notable Dutch tea planter in Malabar, West Java, who, with his nephew Rudolf Albert Kerkhoven, greatly contributed to the establishment of an astronomical observatory in Lembang, near Bandung.
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Reference: 20070926/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2007-09-30

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Alternate Designations
 4843 T-1 = 3199 T-2 
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