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11446 Betankur (1978 TO8)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2011446
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 24 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1938794329175691 4.1884e-08  
a 3.069130727322531 1.6824e-08 au
q 2.474089402359353 1.3344e-07 au
i .8805488850215938 4.2592e-06 deg
node 214.0540761925328 0.00026555 deg
peri 161.8672180210813 0.00026573 deg
M 290.8891192167133 1.1982e-05 deg
tp 2459377.520907874320
(2021-Jun-12.02090787)
6.7376e-05 TDB
period 1963.909666559748
5.38
1.6148e-05
4.421e-08
d
yr
n .1833078201761821 1.5073e-09 deg/d
Q 3.66417205228571 2.0086e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1859  
   data-arc span      14900 days (40.79 yr)  
   first obs. used      1978-10-09  
   last obs. used      2019-07-26  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .53515  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Feb-22 20:02:55  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.47547 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.80226 au 
 T_jup = 3.202 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.1   n/a MPO347616  
diameter diameter 11.030 km 0.125 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.091   0.015 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

11446 Betankur           Discovered 1978 Oct. 9 by L. V. Zhuravleva at the Crimean Astrophysical Observatory.
Avgustin Avgustinovich Betankur (1758-1824) was a civil engineer who built a gun foundry in Kazan, many bridges and several remarkable buildings, in particular a riding-house in Moscow. In 1810 he founded and headed the institute of communications engineers in St. Petersburg.
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Reference: 20030614/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2005-04-26

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Alternate Designations
 1978 TO8 = 1983 RU 
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