2032 Ethel

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Ethel
Discovery and designation
Discovered by Smirnova, T.
Discovery site Nauchnyj
Discovery date July 30, 1970
Designations
MPC designation 2032
Named after
Ethel Lilian Voynich
1970 OH
Orbital characteristics
Epoch May 14, 2008
Aphelion 3.4707317
Perihelion 2.6587777
Eccentricity 0.1324664
1959.7108490
7.29999
Inclination 1.51541
30.12860
294.82575
Physical characteristics
0.0233
11.90

2032 Ethel (1970 OH) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on July 30, 1970 by Tamara Smirnova at the Crimean Astrophysical Observatory.[1] It is named after Irish author Ethel Lilian Voynich.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ JPL Small-Body Database Browser on 2032 Ethel
  2. ^ Schmadel, Lutz D. (2003). Dictionary of Minor Planet Names (5th ed.). New York: Springer Verlag. p. 165. ISBN 3-540-00238-3.