Asteroid 9777, Enterprise, was discovered on July 31, 1994 by Yoshisada Shimizu and Takeshi Urata at the Nachi-Katsuura Observatory in Nachikatsuura, Wakayama, Japan. It has a period of 3 years, 261 days.

It was named for the starship Enterprise from the "Star Trek" franchise, and for the first NASA space shuttle.

The starship Enterprise

The meaning of asteroid Enterprise seems to be: enterprise(Henk Middelraad).

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