1094 Siberia

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1094 Siberia
Discovery
Discovered by Sergei Ivanovich Belyavsky
Discovery date February 12, 1926
Designations
Named after
Siberia
1926 CB
Minor planet category Main Belt
Orbital characteristics
Epoch JD 2445600.5
Perihelion 2.2006146 AU
Eccentricity 0.1353574
Inclination 13.9757489°
148.7884786°
307.7616057°
Physical characteristics
Dimensions 18 km
Albedo 0.15
11.90

1094 Siberia is a minor planet orbiting the Sun. Initially it received the designation 1926 CB. It is now named after Siberia. The numerical designation indicates this was the 1094th asteroid discovered.

1094 Siberia in fiction[edit]

1094 Siberia is mentioned briefly in John Varley's science fiction novel Rolling Thunder, where it is described as "an escape-proof prison" of the Republic of Mars.

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