7779 Susanring

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Susanring
Discovery and designation
Discovered by J. B. Child
Discovery site Palomar
Discovery date May 19, 1993
Designations
MPC designation 7779
1993 KL
Orbital characteristics
Epoch May 14, 2008
Aphelion 2.8705317
Perihelion 1.8360943
Eccentricity 0.2197832
1318.6148566
70.48600
Inclination 25.64756
44.42032
150.18359
Physical characteristics
13.9

7779 Susanring (1993 KL) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on May 19, 1993 by J. B. Child at Palomar.

Named in honor of Susan Ivanka Ring, inspired and dedicated member of the Canberra Astronomical Society. Susan's love of astronomy has expressed itself through committed support of school observing programs and leadership in the Society, as well as through her devoted managing editorship of the magazine Southern Sky. Citation enthusiastically endorsed by J. Mould and the Canberra Astronomical Society.

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