313 Chaldaea

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313 Chaldaea
Discovery
Discovered by Johann Palisa
Discovery date August 30, 1891
Designations
Named after
Chaldea
Minor planet category Main belt
Orbital characteristics
Epoch 30 January 2005 (JD 2453400.5)
Aphelion 419.333 Gm (2.803 AU)
Perihelion 291.57 Gm (1.949 AU)
355.451 Gm (2.376 AU)
Eccentricity 0.18
1337.741 d (3.66 a)
19.32 km/s
211.772°
Inclination 11.646°
176.826°
315.775°
Physical characteristics
Dimensions 96.0 km
Mass unknown
Mean density
unknown
unknown
unknown
unknown
Albedo unknown
Temperature unknown
Spectral type
C
8.9

313 Chaldaea is a large Main belt asteroid. It is classified as a C-type asteroid and is probably composed of carbonaceous material.

It was discovered by Johann Palisa on August 30, 1891 in Vienna.