|Discovery and designation|
|Discovered by||C. J. van Houten and I. van Houten-Groeneveld|
|Discovery site||Palomar Schmidt|
|Discovery date||October 17, 1977|
|Epoch May 14, 2008|
55701 Ukalegon (1193 T-3) is a Jupiter Trojan discovered on October 17, 1977 by C. J. van Houten and I. van Houten-Groeneveld at Palomar Schmidt. It is named after Ucalegon, one of the Elders of Troy, whose house was set on fire by the Achaeans when they sacked the city.
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