7445 Trajanus

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Trajanus
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 7445
Named after
Trajan
4116 P-L
Orbital characteristics
Epoch May 14, 2008
Aphelion 2.7316172
Perihelion 1.6623416
Eccentricity 0.2433513
1189.4259635
240.28254
Inclination 1.18397
226.75914
109.55943
Physical characteristics
15.0

7445 Trajanus (4116 P-L) is a Mars-crossing 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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