7970 Lichtenberg

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Lichtenberg
Discovery
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 7970
Named after
Georg Christoph Lichtenberg
6065 P-L
Orbital characteristics
Epoch May 14, 2008
Aphelion 3.2023581
Perihelion 1.9525969
Eccentricity 0.2424388
1511.4394555
247.70857
Inclination 4.15639
348.24880
289.61836
Physical characteristics
14.6

7970 Lichtenberg (6065 P-L) is a main-belt 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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