9713 Oceax

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Oceax
Discovery and designation
Discovered by Cornelis Johannes van Houten, Ingrid van Houten-Groeneveld, and Tom Gehrels
Discovery site Palomar Observatory - San Diego, California
Discovery date September 19th, 1973
Designations
MPC designation 9713
1973 SP1
Orbital characteristics

Epoch May

14, 2008
Aphelion 5.4823865
Perihelion 4.9110697
Eccentricity 0.0549689
4327.0650587
233.12535
Inclination 4.15334
156.02135
311.32554
Physical characteristics
11.1

9713 Oceax (1973 SP1) is a Jupiter Trojan discovered on September 19th, 1973, by Cornelis Johannes van Houten, Ingrid van Houten-Groeneveld, and Tom Gehrels at Palomar Observatory. 9713 Oceax orbits the sun at the L4 Lagrangian point of Jupiter’s orbit.


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