278 Paulina

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278 Paulina
278Paulina (Lightcurve Inversion).png
A three-dimensional model of 278 Paulina based on its light curve.
Discovery
Discovered by Johann Palisa
Discovery date May 16, 1888
Designations
Minor planet category Main belt
Orbital characteristics
Epoch 30 January 2005 (JD 2453400.5)
Aphelion 466.745 Gm (3.12 AU)
Perihelion 357.806 Gm (2.392 AU)
412.276 Gm (2.756 AU)
Eccentricity 0.132
1671.029 d (4.58 a)
17.94 km/s
218.238°
Inclination 7.825°
62.125°
140.962°
Physical characteristics
Dimensions 35.0 km
Mass unknown
Mean density
unknown
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Albedo unknown
Temperature unknown
Spectral type
unknown
9.4

278 Paulina is a typical Main belt asteroid.

It was discovered by Johann Palisa on May 16, 1888 in Vienna.