2426 Simonov

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Simonov
Discovery and designation
Discovered by N. Chernykh
Discovery site Nauchnyj
Discovery date May 26, 1976
Designations
MPC designation 2426
1976 KV
Orbital characteristics
Epoch May 14, 2008
Aphelion 3.253 AU
Perihelion 2.565 AU
Eccentricity 0.1183
1,812.570 d
154.733°
Inclination 8.486°
237.400°
3.736°
Physical characteristics
0.0842
11.40

2426 Simonov (1976 KV) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on May 26, 1976 by N. Chernykh at Nauchnyj.

Photometric observations of this asteroid collected during 2004–2005 show a rotation period of 5.811 ± 0.002 hours with a brightness variation of 0.40 ± 0.03 magnitude.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Pray, Donald P. (September 2005), "Lightcurve analysis of asteroids 106, 752, 847, 1057, 1630, 1670, 1927 1936, 2426, 2612, 2647, 4087, 5635, 5692, and 6235", Bulletin of the Minor Planets Section of the Association of Lunar and Planetary Observers 32 (3): 48–51, Bibcode:2005MPBu...32...48P. 

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