22692 Carfrekahl

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22692 Carfrekahl
Name
Name Carfrekahl
Designation 1998 QE99
Discovery
Discoverers Eric Elst
Discovery date August 26, 1998
Discovery site European Southern Observatory
Orbital elements
Epoch October 27, 2007 (JDCT 2454400.5)
Eccentricity (e) 0.1710576
Semimajor axis (a) 3.3723901 AU
Perihelion (q) 2.7955171 AU
Aphelion (Q) 2.7955171 AU
Orbital period (P) 6.19 a
Inclination (i) 16.55002°
Longitude of the ascending node (Ω) 356.26953°
Argument of Perihelion (ω) 77.74706°
Mean anomaly (M) 141.07589°

22692 Carfrekahl is a main belt asteroid with a perihelion of 2.7948978 AU. It has an eccentricity of 0.1710576 and an orbital period of 2262.0652907 days (6.19 years).[1] It has an average orbital speed of 16.21695929 km/s and an inclination of 16.55002°.

The asteroid was discovered on August 26, 1998 at the European Southern Observatory.

This asteroid is named for Caroline and Frederikke Kahl, grandchildren of the astronomer, Leif Kahl Kristensen.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "JPL Small-Body Database Browser". NASA. Retrieved 2008-03-03.