Epimetheus

(4196 P-L )
CURRENT POSITION: 4 AQU 37
Incl: 4.03247
Eccent: 0.092762
Period: 3.3154412639845 years
AU 2.2233824
Type: 0000

Discovery Chart

24.9.1960 09:01 Palomar 116w51 33n21 observations 1

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Epimetheus, the brother of Prometheus {see planet  (1809)}, opened the Pandora {see planet  (55)} box, which contained all the illnesses and ailments of mankind. (M 3935)

The name Epimetheus has also been given to the satellite Saturn XI, discovered 1980 by the Voyager 1 spacecraft.

Avastatud: 24-9-1960 Avastamiskoht: Palomar Avastajad: van Houten, C. J., van Houten-Groeneveld, I., Gehr

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