2628 Kopal

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Kopal
Discovery and designation
Discovered by E. F. Helin and S. J. Bus
Discovery site Siding Spring
Discovery date June 25, 1979
Designations
MPC designation 2628
Named after
Zdeněk Kopal
1979 MS8
Orbital characteristics
Epoch May 14, 2008
Aphelion 3.3510953
Perihelion 2.4596891
Eccentricity 0.1534055
1808.8626128
250.39479
Inclination 1.33327
206.83185
147.40089
Physical characteristics
12.7

2628 Kopal (1979 MS8) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on June 25, 1979 by E. F. Helin and S. J. Bus at Siding Spring.

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