1657 Roemera

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1657 Roemera
Discovery
Discovered by Paul Wild
Discovery date 6 March 1961
Designations
Named after
Elizabeth Roemer
1961 EA
Main belt
Orbital characteristics
Epoch 1 December 2005 (JD2453705.5 )
Aphelion 2.900 AU
Perihelion 1.798 AU
2.349 AU
Eccentricity 0.235
1314.921 d
19.163 km/s
157.949°
Inclination 23.405°
105.451°
53.935°
Physical characteristics
Dimensions ? km
34 h
Spectral type
S
16.9

The main-belt asteroid 1657 Roemera was discovered in 1961 by Paul Wild, and named for Elizabeth Roemer, an American astronomer.

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