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11498 Julgeerts (1989 GS4)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2011498
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 30 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1499363671789062 3.2036e-08  
a 2.75829087847347 1.4648e-08 au
q 2.344722764532444 8.8703e-08 au
i 2.351264516929351 4.2027e-06 deg
node 175.7876987143022 8.643e-05 deg
peri 97.1929718583653 8.8189e-05 deg
M 233.1583947575919 2.176e-05 deg
tp 2459590.046072599508
(2022-Jan-10.54607260)
0.00010395 TDB
period 1673.241092543853
4.58
1.3328e-05
3.649e-08
d
yr
n .2151513022266784 1.7138e-09 deg/d
Q 3.171858992414496 1.6844e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1702  
   data-arc span      11262 days (30.83 yr)  
   first obs. used      1989-04-03  
   last obs. used      2020-02-02  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .52857  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Feb-22 20:03:38  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.32991 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.93512 au 
 T_jup = 3.325 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.0   n/a MPO458939  
diameter diameter 5.882 km 0.279 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.154   0.034 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

11498 Julgeerts           Discovered 1989 Apr. 3 by E. W. Elst at the European Southern Observatory.
Julien Armand Geerts (b. 1909) is a well-known commercial artist in Belgium. He was for many years a good friend of the discoverer's parents. The naming is on the occasion of Geerts' ninetieth birthday.
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Reference: 19991123/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2010-06-11

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Alternate Designations
 1989 GS4 = 1990 RX6 
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