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10249 Harz

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Discovery date  17 October 1960
Observation arc  20241 days (55.42 yr)
Orbits  Sun
Discovery site  Palomar Observatory
MPC designation  10249
Alternative names  9515 P-L
Discovered  17 October 1960
Named after  Harz
Asteroid group  Asteroid belt
Discovered by  C. J. van Houten and I. van Houten-Groeneveld on plates taken by T. Gehrels.
Aphelion  2.8158912 AU (421.25133 Gm)
Perihelion  2.3403589 AU (350.11271 Gm)
Discoverers  Tom Gehrels, Cornelis Johannes van Houten, Ingrid van Houten-Groeneveld

10249 Harz (9515 P-L) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on October 17, 1960, by C. J. van Houten and I. van Houten-Groeneveld on Palomar Schmidt plates taken by T. Gehrels.

It is named after the Harz Mountains in Germany.

References

10249 Harz Wikipedia


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