2234 Schmadel

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Schmadel
Discovery and designation
Discovered by Hans-Emil Schuster
Discovery site European Southern Observatory
Discovery date April 27, 1977
Designations
MPC designation 2234
Named after
Lutz D. Schmadel
1977 HD
Orbital characteristics
Epoch May 14, 2008
Aphelion 3.2435169
Perihelion 2.1544973
Eccentricity 0.2017445
1619.5877258
340.38864
Inclination 25.22506
6.18491
272.41992
Physical characteristics
12.5

2234 Schmadel (1977 HD) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on April 27, 1977 by Hans-Emil Schuster at the European Southern Observatory. It was named in honor of the astronomer Lutz D. Schmadel.

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