2122 Pyatiletka

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Pyatiletka
Discovery
Discovered by T. M. Smirnova
Discovery site Crimean Astrophysical Observatory
Discovery date December 14, 1971
Designations
MPC designation 2122
1971 XB
Orbital characteristics
Epoch May 14, 2008
Aphelion 2.4694004
Perihelion 2.3333126
Eccentricity 0.0283356
1359.2000685
17.50129
Inclination 7.89447
105.56884
236.40069
Physical characteristics
12.1

2122 Pyatiletka (1971 XB) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on December 14, 1971, by T. M. Smirnova at the Crimean Astrophysical Observatory. It is named in honor of Five-Year Plans of the USSR.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Schmadel, Lutz D. (2003). Dictionary of Minor Planet Names (5th ed.). New York: Springer Verlag. p. 172. ISBN 3-540-00238-3. 

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