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1077 Campanula

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Discovered by  K. Reinmuth
MPC designation  1077 Campanula
Observation arc  89.35 yr (32636 days)
Orbits  Sun
Named after  Bellflowers
Discovery date  6 October 1926
Minor planet category  main-belt
Discovered  6 October 1926
Discoverer  Karl Wilhelm Reinmuth
Asteroid group  Asteroid belt
Alternative names  1926 TK ¬∑ 1957 AJ 1972 CB
Discovery site  Landessternwarte Heidelberg-K√∂nigstuhl
Similar  1056 Azalea, 1111 Reinmuthia, 1002 Olbersia, Asteroid belt, 1001 Gaussia

1077 Campanula, provisional designation 1926 TK, is a main-belt asteroid discovered by German astronomer Karl Reinmuth at Heidelberg Observatory on 6 October 1926.

The asteroid was named after Campanula, the bellflower.

References

1077 Campanula Wikipedia