2800 Ovidius

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Ovidius
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 2800
Named after
Ovid
4585 P-L
Orbital characteristics
Epoch May 14, 2008
Aphelion 3.5995011
Perihelion 2.7071465
Eccentricity 0.1414943
2045.2729113
247.85169
Inclination 3.07626
102.73820
181.02250
Physical characteristics
12.8

2800 Ovidius (4585 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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