6997 Laomedon

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Laomedon
Discovery and designation
Discovered by Cornelis Johannes van Houten, Ingrid van Houten-Groeneveld and Tom Gehrels
Discovery site Palomar Observatory
Discovery date October 16, 1977
Designations
MPC designation 6997
Named after
Laomedon
3104 T-3
Orbital characteristics
Epoch May 14, 2008
Aphelion 5.7068337
Perihelion 4.6577503
Eccentricity 0.1012181
4309.0472637
330.64549
Inclination 19.11170
195.29392
57.30923
Physical characteristics
10.5

6997 Laomedon (3104 T-3) is a Jupiter Trojan discovered on October 16, 1977 by Cornelis Johannes van Houten, Ingrid van Houten-Groeneveld and Tom Gehrels at Palomar Observatory.

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