1111 Reinmuthia

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1111 Reinmuthia[1]
1111Reinmuthia (Lightcurve Inversion).png
A three-dimensional model of 1111 Reinmuthia based on its light curve.
Discovery
Discovered by Reinmuth, K. at Heidelberg (024)
Discovery date February 11, 1927
Orbital characteristics
Epoch October 27, 2007 (JD 2454400.5) TDB
Aphelion 3.2807812 AU
Perihelion 2.7085962 AU
2.9946887 AU)
Eccentricity 0.0955333
1528.7805682 d(4.19 a)
5.83045°
Inclination 3.88453°
132.52050°
234.94564°
Physical characteristics
4.02 h
10.67

1111 Reinmuthia is a main belt asteroid orbiting the Sun. It was discovered by Karl Wilhelm Reinmuth on February 11, 1927 at Heidelberg, Germany. Its provisional designation was 1927 CO. It was named in honor of its discoverer, who at that time had discovered more than 380 now numbered minor planets.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "JPL Small-Body Database Browser". Retrieved October 9, 2007. 
  2. ^ Schmadel, Lutz D. (2003). Dictionary of Minor Planet Names. Springer. ISBN 3-540-00238-3.