4868 Knushevia

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Knushevia
Discovery and designation
Discovered by E. F. Helin
Discovery site Palomar
Discovery date October 27, 1989
Designations
MPC designation 4868
1989 UN2
Orbital characteristics
Epoch May 14, 2008
Aphelion 2.0943270
Perihelion 1.8271516
Eccentricity 0.0681313
1002.8320814
15.92602
Inclination 22.10506
187.56796
94.35769
Physical characteristics
13.9

4868 Knushevia(1989 UN2) is an inner main-belt asteroid discovered on October 27, 1989 by E. F. Helin at Palomar. 4868 Knushevia (Ukrainian: КНУШЕВІЯ; translit.: Knushevia) is an asteroid named after Kyiv University (full name Ukrainian: Київський Національний Університет ім. Т.Шевченка, translit.: Кyivs'kyj Natsional'nyj Universytet іmeni (name) Shevchenka) in 2002. Named for the great achievement of the Kyiv University in the education, science and culture of Ukraine, one of the oldest and most prestigious universities in Ukraine.


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