2287 Kalmykia

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Kalmykia
Discovery and designation
Discovered by N. S. Chernykh
Discovery site Crimean Astrophysical Observatory
Discovery date August 22, 1977
Designations
MPC designation 2287
Named after
Kalmykia
1977 QK3
Orbital characteristics
Epoch May 14, 2008
Aphelion 2.6210334
Perihelion 1.8593208
Eccentricity 0.1700117
1224.6781214
81.30476
Inclination 5.28613
93.37201
214.46499
Physical characteristics
13.0

2287 Kalmykia (1977 QK3) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on August 22, 1977 by N. S. Chernykh at the Crimean Astrophysical Observatory. It is named after the Russian republic of Kalmykia.

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