Balder

(1987 SB5 )
CURRENT POSITION: 11 LIB 14
Incl: 9.46393
Eccent: 0.0684737
Period: 5.2457336894272 years
AU 3.0189605
Type: 0000

Discovery Chart

29.9.1987 22:34 Brorfelde 11e40 55n37 observations 1

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Named after the kindest Norse god, handsome and wise, son of Odin {see planet  (3989)}, peacemaker among the Aesir. Through the treachery of Loke {see planet  (4862)}, Balder was killed with a mistletoe shaft by his blind brother Høder {see planet  (4669)}. (M 22500)

Discovered on 29-9-1987 in Brorfelde by Jensen, P.

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