4792 Lykaon

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Lykaon
Discovery and designation
Discovered by C. S. Shoemaker
Discovery site Palomar
Discovery date September 10, 1988
Designations
MPC designation 4792
1988 RK1
Orbital characteristics
Epoch May 14, 2008
Aphelion 5.7511406
Perihelion 4.7884472
Eccentricity 0.0913407
4418.6423010
240.93043
Inclination 9.33121
61.91589
282.87101
Physical characteristics
10.0

4792 Lykaon (1988 RK1) is a Jupiter Trojan discovered on September 10, 1988 by C. S. Shoemaker at Palomar.

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References[edit]

  • Mottola, S.; Di Martino, M.; Erikson, A.; Gonano-Beurer, M.; et al. (2011) Astron. J. 141, A170.