19096 Leonfridman

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Leonfridman
Discovery and designation
Discovered by N. S. Chernykh
Discovery site Crimean Astrophysical Observatory
Discovery date October 14, 1979
Designations
MPC designation 19096
1979 TY1
Orbital characteristics
Epoch May 14, 2008
Aphelion 2.6380459
Perihelion 1.9482675
Eccentricity 0.1503993
1268.3789430
52.79878
Inclination 8.49840
33.15690
31.47202
Physical characteristics
14.2

19096 Leonfridman (1979 TY1) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on October 14, 1979 by N. S. Chernykh at the Crimean Astrophysical Observatory.

Named after Ukrainian architect Leonid Osherovich Fridman (b. 1948), who at the time was the director of the Crimean Institute of Design, Architecture and Restoration. He has been instrumental in preserving and restoring many old historical buildings and monuments in Crimea.

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