2436 Hatshepsut

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2436 Hatshepsut
Discovery
Discovered by C. J. van Houten,
I. van Houten-Groeneveld
& T. Gehrels
Discovery date September 24, 1960
Designations
Named after
Hatshepsut
6066 P-L, 1963 DL,
1978 YA
Main belt (Hygiea family)
Orbital characteristics
Epoch 26 November 2005 (JD 2453700.5)
Aphelion 526.443 Gm (3.519 AU)
Perihelion 422.846 Gm (2.827 AU)
474.644 Gm (3.173 AU)
Eccentricity 0.109
2064.252 d (5.65 a)
16.67 km/s
210.987°
Inclination 4.082°
234.194°
290.340°
Physical characteristics
Dimensions unknown
Mass unknown
Mean density
unknown
unknown
unknown
unknown
Albedo unknown
Temperature unknown
Spectral type
unknown
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2436 Hatshepsut is a small main belt asteroid, which was discovered by Cornelis Johannes van Houten, Ingrid van Houten-Groeneveld and Tom Gehrels in 1960. It is named after Hatshepsut, the ancient Egyptian female Pharaoh.