2250 Stalingrad

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Stalingrad
Discovery and designation
Discovered by T. Smirnova
Discovery site Crimean Astrophysical Observatory
Discovery date April 18, 1972
Designations
MPC designation 2250
Named after
Volgograd
1972 HN
Orbital characteristics
Epoch May 14, 2008
Aphelion 3.7792177
Perihelion 2.5894279
Eccentricity 0.1868199
2075.5063443
51.33419
Inclination 1.50936
157.96311
173.83584
Physical characteristics
11.5

2250 Stalingrad (1972 HN) is a Main-belt asteroid discovered on April 18, 1972 by T. Smirnova at the Crimean Astrophysical Observatory. It was named after the city of Stalingrad, now known as Volgograd.

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