2726 Kotelnikov

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Kotelnikov
Discovery
Discovered by N. Chernykh
Discovery site Nauchnyj
Discovery date 22 September 1979
Designations
MPC designation 2726
Named after
Vladimir Kotelnikov
1979 SE9
Orbital characteristics[1]
Epoch 13 January 2016 (JD 2457400.5)
Uncertainty parameter 0
Observation arc 61.69 yr (22531 days)
Aphelion 3.0733015 AU (459.75936 Gm)
Perihelion 2.6446734 AU (395.63751 Gm)
2.858987 AU (427.6984 Gm)
Eccentricity 0.0749615
4.83 yr (1765.7 d)
156.27946°
0° 12m 13.987s / day
Inclination 1.558577°
355.72104°
47.93272°
Earth MOID 1.65229 AU (247.179 Gm)
Jupiter MOID 2.23076 AU (333.717 Gm)
Jupiter Tisserand parameter 3.298
Physical characteristics
4.9075 h (0.20448 d)
12.2

2726 Kotelnikov (1979 SE9) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on September 22, 1979 by N. Chernykh at Nauchnyj.

The asteroid is named in honor of Soviet scientist Vladimir Kotelnikov.[2]

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