13258 Bej

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Bej
Discovery and designation
Discovered by Lincoln Laboratory Near-Earth Asteroid Research Team
Discovery site Socorro
Discovery date August 17, 1998
Designations
MPC designation 13258
1998 QT12
Orbital characteristics
Epoch May 14, 2008
Aphelion 2.5918156
Perihelion 2.1513362
Eccentricity 0.0928664
1333.9942534
293.09211
Inclination 5.97867
290.20540
330.47026
Physical characteristics
14.4

13258 Bej (1998 QT12) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on August 17, 1998 by the Lincoln Laboratory Near-Earth Asteroid Research Team at Socorro. It is named after Gautam Bej in recognition of his scientific achievement at the 2002 Discovery Young Scientist's Challenge.

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