248 Lameia

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248 Lameia
Discovery
Discovered by Johann Palisa
Discovery date June 5, 1885
Designations
Named after
Lamia
1959 LO
Minor planet category Main belt
Orbital characteristics
Epoch 30 January 2005 (JD 2453400.5)
Aphelion 393.9 Gm (2.633 AU)
Perihelion 345.599 Gm (2.31 AU)
369.75 Gm (2.472 AU)
Eccentricity 0.065
1419.265 d (3.89 a)
18.95 km/s
278.559°
Inclination 4.05°
247.071°
10.586°
Physical characteristics
Dimensions 49.0 km
Mass unknown
Mean density
unknown
unknown
unknown
12.00 h
Albedo 0.061
Temperature unknown
Spectral type
unknown
10.21

248 Lameia is a quite typical Main belt asteroid.

It was discovered by Johann Palisa on June 5, 1885 in Vienna and was named after Lamia, a lover of Zeus.

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