Asteroid 5201, Ferraz-Mello, is a Mars-crossing asteroid discovered on December 1, 1981 by Edward LG (Ted) Bowell at the Anderson Mesa Unit of Lowell Observatory near Flagstaff, Arizona. It has a period of 5 years, 340 days.

It was named for Sylvio Ferraz-Mello (born 1936), a Brazilian astrophysicist.

Sylvio Ferraz-Mello

Astrologically, asteroid Ferraz-Mello seems to indicate attaining a mixed blessing, jumping forward and then falling down or being pushed back, accomplishment.

The glyph for Ferraz-Mello is mine.

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