13039 Awashima

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Awashima
Discovery and designation
Discovered by K. Endate, K. Watanabe
Discovery site Kitami Observatory
Discovery date March 27, 1990
Designations
MPC designation 13039
1990 FK1 = 1984 FE2 = 1997 UT10
Orbital characteristics
Epoch November 30, 2008
Aphelion 3.7275173
Perihelion 2.6272551
3.1773862
Eccentricity 0.1731395
2068.7282080
68.95525
Inclination 11.46488
175.09705
67.92699
Physical characteristics
12.3

13039 Awashima (1990 FK1) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on March 27, 1990 by Kin Endate and Kazuo Watanabe at Kitami Observatory in Hokkaido, Japan.

It named after a small island Awashima粟島) in Niigata Prefecture, in Sea of Japan, and proposed by Shigemi Numazawa.

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