10177 Ellison

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Ellison
Discovery and designation
Discovered by Spacewatch
Discovery site Kitt Peak
Discovery date February 10, 1996
Designations
MPC designation 10177
Named after
Harlan Ellison
1996 CK9
Orbital characteristics
Epoch May 14, 2008
Aphelion 2.6655833
Perihelion 1.9481649
Eccentricity 0.1554958
1279.7768524
16.60590
Inclination 6.58776
152.03708
174.68232
Physical characteristics
14.2

10177 Ellison (1996 CK9) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on February 10, 1996 by Spacewatch at Kitt Peak. It is named after American science fiction writer Harlan Ellison.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Dictionary of Minor Planet Names, Lutz Schmadel, p. 723-4

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