2362 Mark Twain

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Mark Twain
Discovery and designation
Discovered by N. Chernykh
Discovery site Nauchnyj
Discovery date September 24, 1976
Designations
MPC designation 2362
Named after
Mark Twain
1976 SH2
Orbital characteristics
Epoch May 14, 2008
Aphelion 2.6199868
Perihelion 1.7706844
Eccentricity 0.1934334
1188.0912858
262.78715
Inclination 3.95454
9.14977
350.53368
Physical characteristics
13.7

2362 Mark Twain (1976 SH2) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on September 24, 1976 by N. Chernykh at Nauchnyj. This asteroid is named after famous American writer and author Mark Twain.

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