9882 Stallman

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Discovery and designation
Discovered by Spacewatch
Discovery site Kitt Peak
Discovery date September 28, 1994
MPC designation 9882
Named after Richard Stallman
Alternative names 1994 SS9
Orbital characteristics
Epoch May 14, 2008
Aphelion 2.8300833
Perihelion 1.9541929
Eccentricity 0.1830769
Orbital period 1351.3809762
Mean anomaly 290.53914
Inclination 0.98777
Longitude of ascending node 148.86197
Argument of perihelion 156.59634
Physical characteristics
Absolute magnitude (H) 16.0

9882 Stallman (1994 SS9) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on September 28, 1994 by Spacewatch at Kitt Peak.

It is named after free software advocate and computer programmer Richard Stallman, founder of the GNU Project.

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External links[edit]

9882 Stallman at the JPL Small-Body Database