10245 Inselsberg

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Inselsberg
Discovery
Discovered by C. J. van Houten and I. van Houten-Groeneveld on plates taken by T. Gehrels.
Discovery site Palomar Schmidt
Discovery date 24 September 1960
Designations
MPC designation (10245) Inselsberg
6071 P-L
Orbital characteristics[1]
Epoch 13 January 2016 (JD 2457400.5)
Uncertainty parameter 0
Observation arc 22457 days (61.48 yr)
Aphelion 3.0312935 AU (453.47505 Gm)
Perihelion 2.5341878 AU (379.10910 Gm)
2.782741 AU (416.2921 Gm)
Eccentricity 0.0893194
4.64 yr (1695.5 d)
155.58020°
0° 12m 44.359s / day
Inclination 8.900014°
196.52649°
341.50177°
Earth MOID 1.5387 AU (230.19 Gm)
Jupiter MOID 1.9385 AU (290.00 Gm)
Jupiter Tisserand parameter 3.309
Physical characteristics
13.2

10245 Inselsberg (6071 P-L) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on September 24, 1960, by C. J. van Houten and I. van Houten-Groeneveld on Palomar Schmidt plates taken by T. Gehrels. It was named after the mountain Großer Inselsberg in Thuringia.[1]

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