Armisticia

Armisticia

(religion, spiritualism, and occult)

Armisticia, asteroid 1,464 (the 1,464th asteroid to be discovered, on November 11, 1939), is approximately 17 kilometers in diameter and has an orbital period of 5.2 years. Armisticia is a concept asteroid, named after armistice. J. Lee Lehman associates this asteroid with peace treaties; Jacob Schwartz associates it with peace-making as well as peace treaties.

Sources:

Kowal, Charles T. Asteroids: Their Nature and Utilization. Chichester, West Sussex, UK: Ellis Horwood Limited, 1988.
Lehman, J. Lee. The Ultimate Asteroid Book. West Chester, PA: Whitford Press, 1988.
Schwartz, Jacob. Asteroid Name Encyclopedia. St. Paul, MN: Llewellyn Publications, 1995.