129595 Vand

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129595 Vand
Discovered by Jana Tichá, Miloš Tichý
Discovery site Kleť Observatory
Discovery date November 2, 1997
MPC designation 129595 Vand
Named after
Vladimír Vand
1997 VD
main-belt minor planet
Orbital characteristics
Aphelion 2.6755099 AU (400,250,584.077 km)
Perihelion 1.9561325 AU (292,633,256.807 km)
2.3158212 AU (346,441,920.442 km)
Eccentricity 0.155318
1287.2294007 days
3.52 years
Inclination 2.86479°
Physical characteristics

129595 Vand (provisional designation: 1997 VD) is a main-belt minor planet. It was discovered by Jana Tichá and Miloš Tichý at the Kleť Observatory near České Budějovice in the Czech Republic on November 2, 1997. It is named after Vladimír Vand, a Czech astronomer of the 20th century.[1]

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