6244 Okamoto

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Okamoto
Discovery and designation
Discovered by T. Seki
Discovery site Geisei
Discovery date August 20, 1990
Designations
MPC designation 6244
1990 QF
Orbital characteristics
Epoch May 14, 2008
Aphelion 2.488992635537893
Perihelion 1.829380090591618
Eccentricity .1527456259055886
1158.867063545199
170.5028840369816
Inclination 5.398416872852948
331.4318018777201
51.51199162202486
Physical characteristics
13.6

6244 Okamoto (1990 QF) is a main-belt binary asteroid discovered on August 20, 1990 by T. Seki at Geisei. A moon was discovered in 2006 from light curve observations, with a period of 20 hours, 19 minutes.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Johnston, Robert. "(6244) Okamoto". johnstonsarchive.net. Retrieved 28 May 2015. 

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