2164 Lyalya

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Lyalya
Discovery and designation
Discovered by N. S. Chernykh
Discovery site Crimean Astrophysical Observatory
Discovery date September 11, 1972
Designations
MPC designation 2164
1972 RM2
Orbital characteristics
Epoch May 14, 2008
Aphelion 3.5956118
Perihelion 2.7824074
Eccentricity 0.1275011
2080.0901742
150.24120
Inclination 2.61792
115.85431
192.06358
Physical characteristics
11.8

2164 Lyalya (1972 RM2) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on September 11, 1972 by N. S. Chernykh at the Crimean Astrophysical Observatory.
Named in memory of Elena (Lyalya) Konstantinovna Ubijvovk (1918-1942), a student in astronomy at Kharkov University who perished with other members of the Resistance during the Great Patriotic War.

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