Asteroid 22623, Fisico, was discovered on May 22, 1998 by the Lincoln Laboratory Near-Earth Asteroid Research (LINEAR) Team at Socorro, New Mexico. It has a period of 3 years, 311 days

It was named for San Jose, California high school teacher Misael Fisico, who mentored a finalist in the 2006 Intel Science Talent Search.

Misael Fisico

The meaning of asteroid Fisico seems to be what its name might suggest: physical (physical, a physical, "getting physical".

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