22998 Waltimyer

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Waltimyer
Discovery and designation
Discovered by Lincoln Laboratory Near-Earth Asteroid Research Team
Discovery site Socorro
Discovery date November 4, 1999
Designations
MPC designation 22998
1999 VY70
Orbital characteristics
Epoch May 14, 2008
Aphelion 3.6042010
Perihelion 2.7687926
Eccentricity 0.1310857
2077.6321088
125.50034
Inclination 2.56569
90.64113
30.40095
Physical characteristics
14.7

22998 Waltimyer (1999 VY70) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on November 4, 1999 by the Lincoln Laboratory Near-Earth Asteroid Research Team at Socorro. It was named after David Waltimyer, a teacher at Ridgefield High School in Ridgefield, Connecticut.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "JPL Small-Body Database Browser". California Institute of Technology. Retrieved 7 December 2010. 

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