7074 Muckea

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Muckea
Discovery and designation
Discovered by N. S. Chernykh
Discovery site Crimean Astrophysical Observatory
Discovery date September 10, 1977
Designations
MPC designation 7074
Named after
Hermann Mucke
1977 RD3
Orbital characteristics
Epoch May 14, 2008
Aphelion 2.6194566
Perihelion 1.8000884
Eccentricity 0.1853965
1199.8301440
119.64916
Inclination 3.87833
61.28666
295.51021
Physical characteristics
14.1

7074 Muckea (1977 RD3) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on September 10, 1977 by N. S. Chernykh at the Crimean Astrophysical Observatory. It was named after Hermann Mucke, a significant Austrian promoter of public education in astronomy, in 2000.

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