11758 Sargent

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Sargent
Discovery and designation
Discovered by C. J. van Houten and I. van Houten-Groeneveld
Discovery date September 24, 1960
Designations
MPC designation 11758
Named after
Wallace L. W. Sargent
4035 P-L
Orbital characteristics
Epoch May 14, 2008
Aphelion 3.6165425
Perihelion 2.6832931
Eccentricity 0.1481387
2041.9601252
213.44929
Inclination 3.61967
279.77079
37.00166
Physical characteristics
13.4

11758 Sargent (4035 P-L) is a main-belt asteroid discovered September 24, 1960, by Cornelis Johannes van Houten and Ingrid van Houten-Groeneveld. It is named after the Caltech astronomer Wallace Sargent; his wife and fellow astronomer Anneila Sargent also has an asteroid named after her, 18244 Anneila.

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