9179 Satchmo

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Satchmo
Designations
MPC designation 9179
Named after
Louis Armstrong
1991 EM1
Orbital characteristics
Epoch May 14, 2008
Aphelion 3.3367852
Perihelion 2.6285214
Eccentricity 0.1187305
1881.4930128
312.28847
Inclination 11.08728
165.46639
190.97587
Physical characteristics
13.2

9179 Satchmo (1991 EM1) is a main-belt asteroid. It is named for entertainer Louis Armstrong, whose childhood nickname was Satchmo.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ash, Russell (10 November 2011). Boring, Botty and Spong. RHCP. p. 20. ISBN 978-1-4090-9739-6. 

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