11083 Caracas

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11083 Caracas
Name Caracas
Designation 1993 RZ6
Discoverers Eric Elst
Discovery date September 15, 1993
Discovery site European Southern Observatory
Orbital elements
Epoch October 27, 2007 (JDCT 2454400.5)
Eccentricity (e) 0.1036630
Semimajor axis (a) 2.3533653 AU
Perihelion (q) 2.1094084 AU
Aphelion (Q) 2.5973222 AU
Orbital period (P) 3.61 a
Inclination (i) 4.73240°
Longitude of the ascending node (Ω) 354.41050°
Argument of Perihelion (ω) 66.00204°
Mean anomaly (M) 332.51240°

11083 Caracas is a main belt asteroid with a perihelion of 2.1117833 AU. It has an eccentricity of 0.1036630 and an orbital period of 1318.6588097 days (3.61 years).[1] Cantor has an average orbital speed of 19.4096319 km/s and an inclination of 4.73240°.

The asteroid was discovered on September 15, 1993 at the European Southern Observatory.

Caracas is the capital of Venezuela in South America.[1]


  1. ^ a b "JPL Small-Body Database Browser". NASA. Retrieved 2008-02-29.