215 Oenone

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215 Oenone
Discovery
Discovered by Viktor Knorre
Discovery date April 7, 1880
Designations
Named after
Oenone
n/a
Minor planet category Main belt
Orbital characteristics
Epoch 30 January 2005 (JD 2453400.5)
Aphelion 427.882 Gm (2.86 AU)
Perihelion 399.729 Gm (2.672 AU)
413.806 Gm (2.766 AU)
Eccentricity 0.034
1680.34 d (4.6 a)
17.91 km/s
265.894°
Inclination 1.69°
25.052°
321.466°
Physical characteristics
Dimensions 36.0 km
Mass unknown
Mean density
unknown
unknown
unknown
unknown
Albedo unknown
Temperature unknown
Spectral type
unknown
9.59

215 Oenone is a typical Main belt asteroid.

It was discovered by Viktor Knorre on April 7, 1880 in Berlin. It was the second of his four asteroid discoveries.

It was named after Oenone, a nymph in Greek mythology.

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