1840 Hus

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1840 Hus
Discovery
Discovered by Luboš Kohoutek
Discovery date 26 October 1971
Designations
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
11.6

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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