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1038 Tuckia

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Discovered by
  
MPC designation
  
1038 Tuckia

Minor planet category
  
Main-belt asteroid

Discovered
  
24 November 1924

Orbits
  
Sun

Asteroid group
  
Hilda family

Discovery date
  
24 November 1924

Alternative names
  
1924 TK

Observation arc
  
91.35 yr (33367 days)

Absolute magnitude
  
10.82

Discoverer
  
Max Wolf

Discovery site
  
Landessternwarte Heidelberg-Königstuhl

Similar
  
1056 Azalea, 528 Rezia, 417 Suevia, 1002 Olbersia, 509 Iolanda

1038 Tuckia is an asteroid. It was discovered by German astronomer Max Wolf on November 24, 1924. Its provisional designation was 1924 TK. It was named after Edward Tuck and his wife. It makes 3 orbits for every 2 orbits Jupiter makes.

References

1038 Tuckia Wikipedia