Neha Patil (Editor)

1056 Azalea

Updated on
Share on FacebookTweet on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on Reddit
Covid-19
Discovered by  K. Reinmuth
MPC designation  1056 Azalea
Observation arc  92.01 yr (33608 days)
Orbits  Sun
Named after  Azalea
Discovery date  31 January 1924
Minor planet category  main-belt
Discovered  31 January 1924
Discoverer  Karl Wilhelm Reinmuth
Asteroid family  Flora family
1056 Azalea httpsuploadwikimediaorgwikipediacommonsthu
Alternative names  1924 QD ¬∑ 1925 NA 1929 WX
Discovery site  Landessternwarte Heidelberg-K√∂nigstuhl
Similar  1002 Olbersia, 1111 Reinmuthia, 1001 Gaussia, Asteroid belt, 107 Camilla

1056 Azalea, provisional designation 1924 QD, is a stony S-type asteroid of the main belt. It was discovered by Karl Reinmuth on January 31, 1924 at Heidelberg Observatory, Germany.

The asteroid is named after the Azalea genus of flowering shrubs.

References

1056 Azalea Wikipedia


Similar Topics
1001 Gaussia
1002 Olbersia
107 Camilla
Topics
 
B
i
Link
H2
L