Pickeringia

(1914 UM )
CURRENT POSITION: 16 LEO 34
Incl: 12.28225
Eccent: 0.2421275
Period: 5.4481103224909 years
AU 3.0961158
Type: 0000

Discovery Chart

20.3.1914 00:00 Winchester 24e45 59n26 observations 0

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Named in honor of the brothers Edward Charles Pickering (1846–1919), director of Harvard Observatory, and William Henry Pickering (1858–1930), director of Arequipa {see planet  (737)} Observatory and discoverer (1898) of the ninth satellite of Saturn. (H 78)

The Pickerings are also honored by craters on the Moon and on Mars. See also the remarks to planet  (1052).

Avastatud: 20-3-1914 Avastamiskoht: Winchester Avastajad: Metcalf, J. H.

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