|Discovered by Eugène Joseph Delporte|
Alternative names 1926 RK
Discovered 13 September 1926
Discoverer Eugène Joseph Delporte
Asteroid group Asteroid belt
|Discovery date 13 September 1926|
Observation arc 31756 days (86.94 yr)
Named after Nefertiti
|Aphelion 3.18695 AU (476.761 Gm)|
Perihelion 2.6298787 AU (393.42425 Gm)
Discovery site Royal Observatory of Belgium
Similar 1056 Azalea, 1002 Olbersia, 1001 Gaussia, 218 Bianca, 127 Johanna
1068 Nofretete is a minor planet orbiting the Sun. Initially it received the designation 1926 RK. It is now named after Nefertiti, wife of the Egyptian pharaoh Amenhotep IV.
It has a diameter of 42 km (26 mi).
References1068 Nofretete Wikipedia
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