79254 Tsuda

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Tsuda
Discovery and designation
Discovered by A. Nakamura
Discovery site Kuma Kogen Astronomical Observatory
Discovery date December 23, 1994
Designations
MPC designation 79254
Named after
Tsunemi Tsuda
1994 YJ
Orbital characteristics
Epoch May 14, 2008
Aphelion 2.7509181
Perihelion 2.2223043
Eccentricity 0.1062920
1432.2217184
200.54947
Inclination 2.63141
92.47252
270.21476
Physical characteristics
15.6

79254 Tsuda (1994 YJ) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on December 23, 1994 by A. Nakamura at Kuma Kogen Astronomical Observatory.

Nakamura named this Main-belt asteroid for "his favorite baseball player", Tsunemi Tsuda of "his favorite baseball team", Hiroshima Carp.

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