2859 Paganini

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Paganini
Discovery and designation
Discovered by N. Chernykh
Discovery site Nauchnyj
Discovery date September 5, 1978
Designations
MPC designation 2859
Named after
Niccolò Paganini
1978 RW1
Orbital characteristics
Epoch May 14, 2008
Aphelion 2.5038769
Perihelion 1.9734293
Eccentricity 0.1184747
1223.4286172
171.08269
Inclination 3.55448
165.38211
341.35038
Physical characteristics
13.5

2859 Paganini (1978 RW1) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on September 5, 1978 by N. Chernykh at Nauchnyj and named for the famous Italian musician Niccolò Paganini.

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