1840 Hus

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1840 Hus
Discovered by Luboš Kohoutek
Discovery date 26 October 1971
Orbital characteristics
Periastron 2.8590378 AU
Apastron 2.8590378 AU
2.9176729 AU
Eccentricity 0.0200812
1820.29 days (4.99 years)
Inclination 2.41306°
Physical characteristics
17.43724312 km/s

1840 Hus (provisional designation 1971 UY) is a main belt asteroid discovered in 1971 by the Czech astronomer Luboš Kohoutek. It is named after Jan Hus, the fifteenth century Bohemian theologian and reformer.[citation needed]

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