178294 Wertheimer

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178294 Wertheimer
Discovered by Freimut Börngen, Lutz D. Schmadel
Discovery date October 11, 1990
MPC designation 178294 Wertheimer
Named after Egon Ranshofen-Wertheimer
Alternative names 1990 TA12
Minor planet category main belt asteroid
Orbital characteristics[1]
Aphelion 3.1017089 AU (464,009,046.971 km)
Perihelion 1.8614629 AU (278,470,886.227 km)
Semi-major axis 2.4815859 AU (371,239,966.599 km)
Eccentricity 0.2498898
Orbital period 1427.8823054 days
3.91 years
Mean anomaly 25.43447°
Inclination 3.23981°
Physical characteristics
Absolute magnitude (H) 16.6

178294 Wertheimer (provisional designation 1990 TA12) is a main belt asteroid. It was discovered by Freimut Börngen and Lutz D. Schmadel on October 11, 1990 at Karl Schwarzschild Observatory. 178294 Wertheimer is named after Egon Ranshofen-Wertheimer, an Austrian lawyer, journalist, and historian.

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