24101 Cassini

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Cassini
Discovery and designation
Discovered by C. W. Juels
Discovery site Fountain Hills
Discovery date November 9, 1999
Designations
MPC designation 24101
Named after
Giovanni Domenico Cassini
1999 VA9
Orbital characteristics
Epoch May 14, 2008
Aphelion 3.4618154
Perihelion 1.8288690
Eccentricity 0.3086456
1571.5246714
330.63237
Inclination 15.47429
176.62805
255.91659
Physical characteristics
12.9

24101 Cassini (1999 VA9) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on November 9, 1999 by C. W. Juels at Fountain Hills. It was named after the astronomer Giovanni Domenico Cassini.

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