1940 Whipple

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Whipple
Discovery and designation
Discovered by Harvard College
Discovery site Agassiz Station
Discovery date February 2, 1975
Designations
MPC designation 1940
Named after
Fred Lawrence Whipple
1975 CA
Orbital characteristics
Epoch May 14, 2008
Aphelion 3.2719538
Perihelion 2.8427550
Eccentricity 0.0701912
1952.6172475
112.04697
Inclination 6.55688
264.24858
180.35423
Physical characteristics
0.0613
11.00

1940 Whipple (1975 CA) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on February 2, 1975 by Harvard College at Agassiz Station.

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