72059 Heojun

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Heojun
Discovery and designation
Discovered by Y.-B. Jeon and B.-C. Lee
Discovery site Bohyunsan Optical Astronomy Observatory
Discovery date December 21, 2000
Designations
MPC designation 72059
Named after
Heo Jun
2000 YC16
Orbital characteristics
Epoch May 14, 2008
Aphelion 2.6740095
Perihelion 2.0480249
Eccentricity 0.1325667
1325.0954115
165.13309
Inclination 10.71732
17.22410
280.35826
Physical characteristics
16.0

72059 Heojun (2000 YC16) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on December 21, 2000 by Y.-B. Jeon and B.-C. Lee at Bohyunsan Optical Astronomy Observatory. It was named after Heo Jun, a court physician during the reign of King Seonjo of the Joseon Dynasty.

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