68109 Naomipasachoff

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Naomipasachoff
Designations
MPC designation 68109
2000 YH135
Orbital characteristics
Epoch May 14, 2008
Aphelion 2.7208158
Perihelion 2.2213128
Eccentricity 0.1010704
1418.8108544
96.68848
Inclination 8.71973
119.17505
170.24682
Physical characteristics
14.5

68109 Naomipasachoff (2000 YH135) is a main-belt asteroid.

Named after Dr. Naomi Pasachoff by the discoverer, Edward L. G. Bowell, on Dec. 17, 2000 at the Lowell Observatory, Anderson Mesa station, as part of the Near-Earth Object Search.

Data for 68109 Naomipasachoff[edit]

Namesake[edit]

Naomi Pasachoff (b. 1947) has written scientific biographies of Marie Curie, Alexander Graham Bell, Niels Bohr, Isaac Newton, Albert Einstein, Linus Pauling, and others. She has viewed more than 20 solar eclipses, and continues to work on bringing scientific appreciation to the public.

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