2402 Satpayev

Discovery and designation
Discovered by N. Chernykh
Discovery site Nauchnyj
Discovery date July 31, 1979
MPC designation 2402
Named after Kanysh Satpayev
Alternative names 1979 OR13
Orbital characteristics
Epoch May 14, 2008
Aphelion 2.5133531
Perihelion 1.9301445
Eccentricity 0.1312499
Orbital period 1209.5974298
Mean anomaly 188.64056
Inclination 5.16918
Longitude of ascending node 337.82365
Argument of perihelion 64.17196
Physical characteristics
Absolute magnitude (H) 13.2

2402 Satpaev (1979 OR13) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on July 31, 1979 by N. Chernykh at Nauchnyj. The asteroid was named after a Kazakhstani scientist, Kanysh Satpayev.

External links

  • JPL Small-Body Database Browser on 2402 Satpaev
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