11572 Schindler

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Schindler
Discovery and designation
Discovered by E. W. Elst
Discovery site European Southern Observatory
Discovery date September 15, 1993
Designations
MPC designation 11572
Named after
Oskar Schindler
1993 RM7
Orbital characteristics
Epoch May 14, 2008
Aphelion 2.8337479
Perihelion 2.0144347
Eccentricity 0.1689939
1378.5479708
30.94597
Inclination 0.64282
218.32810
52.52303
Physical characteristics
15.2

11572 Schindler (1993 RM7) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on September 15, 1993 by E. W. Elst at the European Southern Observatory.[1] According to the Jet Propulsion Laboratory database, the asteroid was named after Oskar Schindler, whose actions during World War II were featured in Steven Spielberg's film Schindler's List.[1]

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