Vespa



Asteroid 6062, Vespa, was siscovered on May 6, 1983 by Norman G. Thomas at Flagstaff, Arizona. It has a period of 5 years, 278 days.

It was named for a popular Italian make of motor scooter; the name is Italian for "wasp."

A Vespa Primavera motor scooter

The meaning of asteroid Vespa seems to be: "getting stung", being bothered, spurred on to action and possibly wasps or the Vespa motor scooter..



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