Yatagarasu

(1997 AY1 )
CURRENT POSITION: 4 AQU 12
Incl: 5.51876
Eccent: 0.0337844
Period: 3.9141375689537 years
AU 2.4835753
Type: 0000

Discovery Chart

3.1.1997 14:39 Oizumi 139e25 36n15 observations 1

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In Japanese mythology, Yatagarasu is the holy crow with three legs. It guided Jinmu, the so-called first emperor, and his troops from Kumano to Nara. The Chinese counterpart of the crow with three legs is said to live in the sun, and it is suspected that the crow is a naked-eye sunspot.

Avastatud: 3-1-1997 Avastamiskoht: Oizumi Avastajad: Kobayashi, T.

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