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11764 Benbaillaud (6531 P-L)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2011764
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 37 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .06893130100575798 3.1522e-08  
a 2.194855647824198 6.727e-09 au
q 2.04356139249984 6.9046e-08 au
i 4.703602821251873 4.0567e-06 deg
node 16.30716759113285 4.6011e-05 deg
peri 19.99376714561483 5.6501e-05 deg
M 156.2436611972965 3.3385e-05 deg
tp 2458685.025391872167
(2019-Jul-20.52539187)
0.00010978 TDB
period 1187.701680208904
3.25
5.4602e-06
1.495e-08
d
yr
n .3031064163660017 1.3935e-09 deg/d
Q 2.346149903148556 7.1907e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1595  
   data-arc span      22096 days (60.50 yr)  
   first obs. used      1960-09-24  
   last obs. used      2021-03-24  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .48638  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-May-04 01:02:37  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.04918 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.88559 au 
 T_jup = 3.662 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.62   n/a E2021B10  
diameter diameter 3.133 km 0.140 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.260   0.028 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

11764 Benbaillaud           Discovered 1960 Sept. 24 by C. J. van Houten and I. van Houten-Groeneveld on Palomar Schmidt plates taken by T. Gehrels.
Benjamin Baillaud (1848-1934) was a director of the Toulouse (1878-1907) and Paris (1907-1926) Observatories. He founded the Pic du Midi Observatory and served as first president of the International Astronomical Union.
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Reference: 20070926/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2007-09-30

Alternate Designations
 6531 P-L = 3007 T-2 
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