5055 Opekushin

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Opekushin
Discovery and designation
Discovered by Lyudmila Chernykh
Discovery site Crimean Astrophysical Observatory
Discovery date August 13, 1986
Designations
MPC designation 5055
1986 PB5
Orbital characteristics
Epoch May 14, 2008
Aphelion 3.6163586
Perihelion 2.5619784
Eccentricity 0.1706576
1983.1740900
25.74903
Inclination 2.90433
132.82380
174.16374
Physical characteristics
12.0

5055 Opekushin (1986 PB5) is a Main-belt asteroid discovered on August 13, 1986 by Lyudmila Chernykh at Crimean Astrophysical Observatory. It is named after a Russian sculptor Alexander Opekushin.[1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Schmadel, Lutz. D. (2012). Dictionary of Minor Planet Names. Springer. p. 1351. ISBN 9783642297182.