38086 Beowulf

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38086 Beowulf
Name
Name Beowulf
Designation 1999 JB
Discovery
Discoverer Lowell Observatory Near-Earth Object Search
Discovery date May 5, 1999
Discovery site Anderson Mesa Station
Orbital elements
Epoch October 27, 2007 (JDCT 2454400.5)
Eccentricity (e) .56624405
Semimajor axis (a) 1.4203290 AU
Perihelion (q) 0.6160762 AU
Aphelion (Q) 2.2245819 AU
Orbital period (P) 1.69 a
Inclination (i) 23.6665°
Longitude of the ascending node (Ω) 165.37440°
Argument of Perihelion (ω) 178.86140°
Mean anomaly (M) 62.873968°

38086 Beowulf is an Apollo asteroid with an orbital period of 618.2752603 days (1.69 years).[1]

The asteroid was discovered on May 5, 1999.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "JPL Small-Body Database Browser". NASA. Retrieved 2008-04-13.