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11242 Franspost (2144 T-1)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2011242
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 22 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .05835631728842836 4.0881e-08  
a 2.278100450698975 8.5273e-09 au
q 2.145158897983074 9.3076e-08 au
i 6.445216433155947 4.1954e-06 deg
node 161.2292946165943 3.6807e-05 deg
peri 75.16531189490568 4.9924e-05 deg
M 304.1948755344676 3.5069e-05 deg
tp 2458795.183574782425
(2019-Nov-07.68357478)
0.00012258 TDB
period 1255.907725193964
3.44
7.0516e-06
1.931e-08
d
yr
n .2866452628471579 1.6094e-09 deg/d
Q 2.411042003414876 9.0249e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1034  
   data-arc span      17563 days (48.08 yr)  
   first obs. used      1971-03-24  
   last obs. used      2019-04-24  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .57858  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Jul-12 19:11:07  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.14471 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.57811 au 
 T_jup = 3.597 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.5   n/a MPO435805  

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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