7638 Gladman

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Gladman
Discovery and designation
Discovered by E. Bowell
Discovery site Anderson Mesa Station of the Lowell Observatory
Discovery date October 26, 1984
Designations
MPC designation 7638
Named after
Brett J. Gladman
1984 UX
Orbital characteristics
Epoch May 14, 2008
Aphelion 3.3342648
Perihelion 1.7451744
Eccentricity 0.3128476
1478.3493277
304.10515
Inclination 6.82071
10.06875
22.42399
Physical characteristics
13.2

7638 Gladman (1984 UX) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on October 26, 1984 by E. Bowell at the Anderson Mesa Station of the Lowell Observatory. It is named for astronomer Brett Gladman in recognition of his contributions to planetary astronomy.

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