|Discovery and designation|
|Discovered by||C. A. Wirtanen|
|Discovery site||Mount Hamilton|
|Discovery date||July 26, 1949|
|Epoch May 14, 2008|
1951 Lick (1949 OA) is a Mars-crossing asteroid discovered on July 26, 1949 by C. A. Wirtanen at Mount Hamilton. The orbit has a semimajor axis equal to 1.390 AU and an eccentricity of 0.061, while the orbital plane is inclined by 39.093° to the plane of the ecliptic. It is classified as an A-type asteroid with a surface consisting of almost pure olivine.
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