9135 Lacaille

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Lacaille
Discovery and designation
Discovered by Cornelis Johannes van Houten, Ingrid van Houten-Groeneveld and Tom Gehrels
Discovery site Palomar Observatory
Discovery date October 17, 1960
Designations
MPC designation 9135
Named after Nicolas Louis de Lacaille
Alternative names 7609 P-L
Orbital characteristics
Epoch May 14, 2008
Aphelion 2.6154714
Perihelion 2.0033500
Eccentricity 0.1325276
Orbital period 1281.8883069
Mean anomaly 278.40953
Inclination 6.46138
Longitude of ascending node 45.91921
Argument of perihelion 229.09569
Physical characteristics
Absolute magnitude (H) 15.1

9135 Lacaille (7609 P-L) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on October 17, 1960 by Cornelis Johannes van Houten, Ingrid van Houten-Groeneveld and Tom Gehrels at Palomar Observatory.

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