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10245 Inselsberg

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Discovery date  24 September 1960
Observation arc  22457 days (61.48 yr)
Orbits  Sun
Discovery site  Palomar Observatory
MPC designation  10245
Alternative names  6071 P-L
Discovered  24 September 1960
Asteroid family  Gefion family
Asteroid group  Asteroid belt
Discovered by  C. J. van Houten and I. van Houten-Groeneveld on plates taken by T. Gehrels.
Aphelion  3.0312935 AU (453.47505 Gm)
Perihelion  2.5341878 AU (379.10910 Gm)
Discoverers  Tom Gehrels, Cornelis Johannes van Houten, Ingrid van Houten-Groeneveld

10245 Inselsberg (6071 P-L) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on September 24, 1960, by C. J. van Houten and I. van Houten-Groeneveld on Palomar Schmidt plates taken by T. Gehrels. It was named after the mountain Großer Inselsberg in Thuringia.

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10245 Inselsberg Wikipedia


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