7041 Nantucket

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Nantucket
Discovery and designation
Discovered by Cornelis Johannes van Houten, Ingrid van Houten-Groeneveld and Tom Gehrels
Discovery site Palomar Observatory
Discovery date September 24, 1960
Designations
MPC designation 7041
Named after
Nantucket
4081 P-L
Orbital characteristics
Epoch May 14, 2008
Aphelion 2.5612806
Perihelion 1.9123282
Eccentricity 0.1450624
1221.9134289
87.32242
Inclination 7.06322
199.65443
162.62495
Physical characteristics
14.3

7041 Nantucket (4081 P-L) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on September 24, 1960 by Cornelis Johannes van Houten, Ingrid van Houten-Groeneveld and Tom Gehrels at Palomar Observatory.

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