3838 Epona

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Epona
Discovery and designation
Discovered by Maury, A.
Discovery site Palomar Observatory
Discovery date November 27, 1986
Designations
MPC designation 3838
1986 WA
Orbital characteristics[1]
Epoch August 27, 2011 (JD 2455800.5)
Aphelion 2.561027577 AU
Perihelion 0.44840353 AU
1.504715551 AU
Eccentricity 0.70200113
1.845821993 yr (674.186183 d)
183.244801°
Inclination 29.23853°
235.60225°
49.59253°
Physical characteristics
2.3812 h[1]
15.5

3838 Epona (1986 WA) is an Apollo asteroid, Mercury grazer, and near-Earth object discovered on November 27, 1986 by Maury, A. at Palomar Observatory.

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