|Discovery and designation|
|Discovered by||Lincoln Laboratory Near-Earth Asteroid Research Team|
|Discovery date||March 20, 1998|
|Epoch May 14, 2008|
11694 Esterhuysen (1998 FO70) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on March 20, 1998 by the Lincoln Laboratory Near-Earth Asteroid Research Team at Socorro.
The asteroid was named for Stephanus Albertus Esterhuysen (b. 1983), a then student at the Technical High School in Potchefstroom, North West Province South Africa, who was a finalist with his engineering project: "Corundum and Spinel Synthesis " in the 2002 Intel International Science and Engineering Fair.
- Rapport Newspaper Archives - 12 May 2002. March 22, 2011 (Afrikaans Language).
- Eskom Expo for Young Scientists (International Expo Winners)
- JPL Small-Body Database Browser on 11694 Esterhuysen
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