2462 Nehalennia

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Nehalennia
Discovery and designation
Discovered by Cornelis Johannes van Houten, Ingrid van Houten-Groeneveld and Tom Gehrels
Discovery site Palomar Observatory
Discovery date September 24, 1960
Designations
MPC designation 2462
Named after
Nehalennia
6578 P-L
Orbital characteristics
Epoch May 14, 2008
Aphelion 2.7489489
Perihelion 2.0719145
Eccentricity 0.1404384
1366.9123451
120.53174
Inclination 2.98663
99.81410
53.81336
Physical characteristics
14.1

2462 Nehalennia (6578 P-L) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on September 24, 1960 by Cornelis Johannes van Houten, Ingrid van Houten-Groeneveld and Tom Gehrels at Palomar Observatory.

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