8000 Isaac Newton

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Isaac Newton
Discovery and designation
Discovered by H. Debehogne
Discovery site European Southern Observatory
Discovery date September 5, 1986
Designations
MPC designation 8000
Named after
Isaac Newton
1986 RL5
Orbital characteristics
Epoch May 14, 2008
Aphelion 3.3266526
Perihelion 2.7995944
Eccentricity 0.0860328
1958.1465751
39.53930
Inclination 9.73841
10.29553
300.94957
Physical characteristics
12.1

8000 Isaac Newton (1986 RL5) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on September 5, 1986 by Henri Debehogne at the European Southern Observatory. It is named after British mathematician Sir Isaac Newton.

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