8125 Tyndareus

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Tyndareus
Discovery and designation
Discovered by Cornelis Johannes van Houten, Ingrid van Houten-Groeneveld and Tom Gehrels
Discovery site Palomar Observatory
Discovery date September 30, 1973
Designations
MPC designation 8125
Named after
Tyndareus
5493 T-2
Orbital characteristics
Epoch May 14, 2008
Aphelion 5.3998693
Perihelion 4.9066635
Eccentricity 0.0478537
4272.8961061
352.43699
Inclination 13.13684
323.15174
56.02398
Physical characteristics
11.0

8125 Tyndareus (5493 T-2) is a Jupiter Trojan discovered on September 30, 1973 by Cornelis Johannes van Houten, Ingrid van Houten-Groeneveld and Tom Gehrels at Palomar Observatory.

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