18556 Battiato

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Battiato
Discovery and designation
Discovered by P. Sicoli and F. Manca
Discovery site Sormano
Discovery date February 7, 1997
Designations
MPC designation 18556
Named after
Franco Battiato
1997 CC7
Orbital characteristics
Epoch May 14, 2008
Aphelion 3.0924911
Perihelion 3.0177845
Eccentricity 0.0122264
1950.4939707
210.06297
Inclination 10.14157
125.19638
203.54542
Physical characteristics
13.6

18556 Battiato (1997 CC7) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on February 7, 1997 by P. Sicoli and F. Manca at Sormano.

The asteroid was dedicated to the Italian singer-songwriter Franco Battiato.[1]

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