10246 Frankenwald

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10246 Frankenwald
Discovery[1][2]
Discovered by C. J. van Houten
I. van Houten-Groeneveld
Discovery date 24 September 1960
Designations
MPC designation (10246) Frankenwald
Orbital characteristics[2]
Epoch 13 January 2016 (JD 2457400.5)
Uncertainty parameter 0
Observation arc 20262 days (55.47 yr)
Aphelion 2.7076732 AU (405.06215 Gm)
Perihelion 2.4178933 AU (361.71169 Gm)
2.5627832 AU (383.38691 Gm)
Eccentricity 0.0565362
4.10 yr (1498.5 d)
110.33191°
0° 14m 24.846s / day
Inclination 10.16476°
181.9306°
247.20295°
Earth MOID 1.4489 AU (216.75 Gm)
Jupiter MOID 2.45726 AU (367.601 Gm)
Jupiter Tisserand parameter 3.410
Physical characteristics
14.6

10246 Frankenwald (6381 P-L) is a main-belt asteroid. It is named after the Frankenwald mountains in Germany.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Schmadel, Lutz D. (2012). Dictionary of Minor Planet Names (6th rev. and enl. ed.). Berlin: Springer Science & Business Media. p. 728. ISBN 9783642297182. Retrieved 17 April 2015. 
  2. ^ a b c "10246 Frankenwald (6381 P-L)". JPL Small-Body Database Browser. NASA. Retrieved 9 April 2016. 

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