237 Coelestina

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
237 Coelestina
Discovery
Discovered by Johann Palisa
Discovery date June 27, 1884
Designations
n/a
Minor planet category Main belt
Orbital characteristics
Epoch 30 January 2005 (JD 2453400.5)
Aphelion 443.501 Gm (2.965 AU)
Perihelion 383.183 Gm (2.561 AU)
413.342 Gm (2.763 AU)
Eccentricity 0.073
1677.516 d (4.59 a)
17.92 km/s
69.166°
Inclination 9.754°
84.446°
201.743°
Physical characteristics
Dimensions 41.0 km
Mass unknown
Mean density
unknown
unknown
unknown
unknown
Albedo unknown
Temperature unknown
Spectral type
unknown
9.24

237 Coelestina is a typical Main belt asteroid.

It was discovered by Johann Palisa on June 27, 1884 in Vienna and was named after Coelestine, wife of astronomer Theodor von Oppolzer.

References[edit]