--Orbital and physical data--
(See this page for definitions of quantities; source codes in brackets, see this link for full references; *A, *D, and *E indicate assumed, derived, and estimated values, respectively.)
dynamical type, primary:
main belt asteroid
orbital data, primary (osculating elements) [JPL] :
orbital data, secondary:
other data, system (combined):|
other data, primary:
other data, secondary:
-- (3433) Fehrenbach --discovery and notes:
Primary discovered 1963 Oct 15 from Goethe Link Observatory, Brooklyn by Indiana Asteroid Program. Alternate designation(s): 1963 TJ1, 1935 EG, 1957 BF, 1970 PA1, 1974 RJ1, 1985 QD. Linked to prediscovery observations from 1935 Mar 07.
Companion discovered 2015 Oct 31 by D. Pray, P. Pravec, A. Marchini, F. Salvaggio, R. Papini, J. Pollock, D. Caton, R. Hawkins, V. Benishek, A. Smith, D. Reichart, J. Haislip using lightcurve observations from Sugarloaf Mountain Observatory, South Deerfield, Massachusetts, USA; Ondrejov Observatory; University of Siena; Appalachian State University, USA; Belgrade Astronomical Observatory; Gemini North; University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA. Announced 2015 Nov 24 [P15h].
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by Wm. Robert Johnston.
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