2378 Pannekoek

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Pannekoek
Discovery and designation
Discovered by H. van Gent
Discovery site Johannesburg (LS)
Discovery date February 13, 1935
Designations
MPC designation 2378
Named after
Antonie Pannekoek
1935 CY
Orbital characteristics
Epoch May 14, 2008
Aphelion 3.3046793
Perihelion 2.4728547
Eccentricity 0.1439757
1793.3588336
22.40420
Inclination 14.25440
181.25706
266.16811
Physical characteristics
0.0891
10.70

2378 Pannekoek (1935 CY) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on February 13, 1935 by H. van Gent at Johannesburg (LS). It is named after the Dutch astronomer and council communist Anton Pannekoek.

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