327 Columbia

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327 Columbia
Discovery
Discovered by Auguste Charlois
Discovery date March 22, 1892
Designations
Named after Christopher Columbus
Minor planet category Main belt
Orbital characteristics
Epoch 30 January 2005 (JD 2453400.5)
Aphelion 441.483 Gm (2.951 AU)
Perihelion 389.143 Gm (2.601 AU)
Semi-major axis 415.313 Gm (2.776 AU)
Eccentricity 0.063
Orbital period 1689.528 d (4.63 a)
Average orbital speed 17.88 km/s
Mean anomaly 34.971°
Inclination 7.146°
Longitude of ascending node 354.914°
Argument of perihelion 309.465°
Physical characteristics
Dimensions 36.0 km
Mass unknown
Mean density unknown
Equatorial surface gravity unknown
Escape velocity unknown
Rotation period unknown
Albedo unknown
Temperature unknown
Spectral type unknown
Absolute magnitude (H) 10.1

327 Columbia is a typical Main belt asteroid.

It was discovered by Auguste Charlois on March 22, 1892 in Nice and named in honor of Christopher Columbus.