1877 Marsden

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Marsden
Discovery and designation
Discovered by C. J. Van Houten
Discovery site Palomar
Discovery date March 24, 1971
Designations
MPC designation 1877
Named after
Brian G. Marsden
1971 FC
Orbital characteristics
Epoch May 14, 2008
Aphelion 4.7793801
Perihelion 3.1146049
Eccentricity 0.2108916
2864.1639231
176.52693
Inclination 17.54854
352.90392
306.88225
Physical characteristics
10.7

1877 Marsden (1971 FC) is an outer main-belt asteroid discovered on March 24, 1971 by C. J. Van Houten at Palomar.

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References[edit]

  • Dahlgren, M.; Lahulla, J.F.; Lagerkvist, C.-I.; Lagerros, J.; et al. (1998) Icarus 133, 247-285.