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10247 Amphiaraos

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Discovery date  24 September 1960
Minor planet category  Jupiter Trojan
Discovered  24 September 1960
Discovery site  Palomar Observatory
MPC designation  10247
Alternative names  6629 P-L, 1994 PT9
Observation arc  19996 days (54.75 yr)
Orbits  Sun
Asteroid group  Jupiter trojan
Discovered by  C. J. van Houten and I. van Houten-Groeneveld on plates taken by T. Gehrels
Aphelion  5.3034649 AU (793.38706 Gm)
Discoverers  Tom Gehrels, Cornelis Johannes van Houten, Ingrid van Houten-Groeneveld
Similar  911 Agamemnon, 588 Achilles, Sun, 3047 Goethe

10247 Amphiaraos (6629 P-L) is a Jupiter Trojan asteroid discovered on September 24, 1960, by C. J. van Houten and I. van Houten-Groeneveld on Palomar Schmidt plates taken by T. Gehrels.

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10247 Amphiaraos Wikipedia