26922 Samara

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Samara
Discovery and designation
Discovered by E. W. Elst
Discovery site European Southern Observatory
Discovery date October 8, 1996
Designations
MPC designation 26922
Named after
Samara River
1996 TD40
Orbital characteristics
Epoch May 14, 2008
Aphelion 3.5264640
Perihelion 2.6777864
Eccentricity 0.1367897
1995.6639765
60.89258
Inclination 2.37797
117.65289
224.13177
Physical characteristics
13.1

26922 Samara (1996 TD40) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on 8 October 1996 by E. W. Elst at the European Southern Observatory. It is named for the Russian city of Samara and also the Samara river.

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