11665 Dirichlet

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Dirichlet
Discovery[1]
Discovered by Paul G. Comba
Discovery site Prescott
Discovery date 14 April 1997
Designations
MPC designation (11665) Dirichlet
Named after
Peter Gustav Lejeune Dirichlet
1997 GL28
Orbital characteristics[2][3]
Epoch 13 January 2016 (JD 2457400.5)
Uncertainty parameter 0
Observation arc 7645 days (20.93 yr)
Aphelion 3.76302 AU (562.940 Gm)
Perihelion 2.79165 AU (417.625 Gm)
3.27734 AU (490.283 Gm)
Eccentricity 0.148195
5.93 yr (2167.1 d)
99.5781°
0° 9m 58.032s / day
Inclination 15.7878°
215.227°
309.203°
Earth MOID 1.82645 AU (273.233 Gm)
Jupiter MOID 1.37178 AU (205.215 Gm)
Jupiter Tisserand parameter 3.098
Physical characteristics
14.1

11665 Dirichlet (1997 GL28) is an outer main-belt asteroid discovered on April 14, 1997, by Paul G. Comba at Prescott.[1] It is one of very few asteroids located in the 2 : 1 mean motion resonance with Jupiter.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Discovery Circumstances: Numbered Minor Planets (10001)-(15000)". IAU: Minor Planet Center. Archived from the original on 11 January 2009. Retrieved 7 December 2008. 
  2. ^ "(11665) Dirichlet". AstDyS. Italy: University of Pisa. Retrieved 10 December 2008. 
  3. ^ "11665 Dirichlet (1997 GL28)". JPL Small-Body Database. NASA/Jet Propulsion Laboratory. Retrieved 9 April 2016. 
  4. ^ Roig; Nesvorny, D.; Ferraz-Mello, S.; et al. (2002). "Asteroids in the 2 : 1 resonance with Jupiter: dynamics and size distribution". Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 335 (2): 417–431. Bibcode:2002MNRAS.335..417R. doi:10.1046/j.1365-8711.2002.05635.x. 

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