8318 Averroes

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Averroes
Discovery
Discovered by Cornelis Johannes van Houten, Ingrid van Houten-Groeneveld and Tom Gehrels
Discovery site Palomar Observatory
Discovery date September 29, 1973
Designations
MPC designation 8318
Named after
Averroes
1306 T-2
Orbital characteristics
Epoch May 14, 2008
Aphelion 3.6776781
Perihelion 2.6990615
Eccentricity 0.1534666
2079.4641822
343.61989
Inclination 0.51451
112.94364
297.40742
Physical characteristics
13.5

8318 Averroes (1306 T-2) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on September 29, 1973 by Cornelis Johannes van Houten, Ingrid van Houten-Groeneveld and Tom Gehrels at Palomar Observatory.

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