Gliese

(1951 RD )
CURRENT POSITION: 28 GEM 57
Incl: 2.89214
Eccent: 0.1355912
Period: 3.3217655317623 years
AU 2.2262089
Type: 0000

Discovery Chart

4.9.1951 22:41 Heidelberg 8e43 49n24 observations 1

<< prev in category - next in category >>



Named in honor of Wilhelm Gliese {1915–1993}, an astronomer at the Rechen-Institut since 1943, who is well-known for his work on the nearby stars and the FK4. (M 4156)

Obituary published in Mitt. Astron. Ges., Nr. 77, p. 5–7 (1994).

Discovered on 4-9-1951 in Heidelberg by Reinmuth, K.

ORBITS | AstDys | Wikipedia | Dictionary | UrbanDictionary | Bartleby | Webster | Name Source |
Categories: Western Family Names,