37556 Svyaztie

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Svyaztie
Discovery and designation
Discovered by Nikolai Stepanovich Chernykh and Brian G. Marsden
Discovery site Crimean Astrophysical Observatory
Discovery date August 28, 1982
Designations
MPC designation 37556
1982 QP3, 1999 JC60
Orbital characteristics
Epoch November 30, 2008
Aphelion 2.8339593
Perihelion 1.7584003
Eccentricity 0.2342062
1270.8879705
206.00264
Inclination 5.40589
230.66445
97.45881
Physical characteristics
14.4

37556 Svyaztie (1982 QP31) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on August 28, 1982 by Nikolai Stepanovich Chernykh and Brian G. Marsden at the Crimean Astrophysical Observatory.

Named with combination of Russian word “svyaz” and English word “tie” meaning “connection”. Honors astronomical friendships and collaborations irrespective of ideologies, politics, and countries.

References[edit]

  • Minor Planet Circulars, 2002 May 26.

External links[edit]