2246 Bowell

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Bowell
Discovery and designation
Discovered by E. Bowell
Discovery site Lowell Observatory's Anderson Mesa Station
Discovery date December 14, 1979
Designations
MPC designation 2246
Named after
Edward L. G. Bowell
1979 XH
Orbital characteristics
Epoch May 14, 2008
Aphelion 4.3102374
Perihelion 3.5834224
Eccentricity 0.0920758
2863.9868766
177.94888
Inclination 6.49675
155.70922
21.83085
Physical characteristics
0.0540
10.56

2246 Bowell (1979 XH) is an outer main-belt asteroid discovered on December 14, 1979 by E. Bowell at the Lowell Observatory's Anderson Mesa Station.

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