4079 Britten

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Britten
Discovery and designation
Discovered by Edward L. G. Bowell
Discovery site Flagstaff
Discovery date February 15, 1983
Designations
MPC designation 4079
Named after
Benjamin Britten
1983 CS
Orbital characteristics
Epoch May 14, 2008
Aphelion 3.5352243
Perihelion 2.8664179
Eccentricity 0.1044742
2091.6572334
144.61037
Inclination 2.39572
74.54214
63.86063
Physical characteristics
12.3

4079 Britten (1983 CS) is an outer main-belt asteroid discovered on February 15, 1983 by Edward L. G. Bowell at Flagstaff. It is named after the British composer Benjamin Britten.

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