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|Discovery and designation|
|Discovered by||F. Borngen and L. D. Schmadel|
|Discovery date||October 14, 1990|
|Epoch May 14, 2008|
The asteroid is named for a minor Trojan officer, mentioned in book eleven Homer's Iliad. In the epic, Apisaon was slain by the spear of the warrior Eurypylos, as he attempted to engage the hero Ajax in battle.
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