3092 Herodotus

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Herodotus
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 3092
Named after
Herodotus
6550 P-L
Orbital characteristics
Epoch May 14, 2008
Aphelion 3.9642889
Perihelion 3.1016507
Eccentricity 0.1220840
2425.5393119
44.37339
Inclination 10.93966
8.63856
2.42704
Physical characteristics
0.0572
11.00

3092 Herodotus (6550 P-L) is an outer 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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