429 Lotis

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429 Lotis
Discovery
Discovered by Auguste Charlois
Discovery date November 23, 1897
Designations
1897 DL
Minor planet category Main belt
Orbital characteristics
Epoch 30 January 2005 (JD 2453400.5)
Aphelion 438.064 Gm (2.928 AU)
Perihelion 342.388 Gm (2.289 AU)
390.226 Gm (2.608 AU)
Eccentricity 0.123
1538.78 d (4.21 a)
18.44 km/s
185.257°
Inclination 9.524°
220.046°
168.602°
Physical characteristics
Dimensions 70.0 km
Mass unknown
Mean density
unknown
unknown
unknown
unknown
Albedo unknown
Temperature unknown
Spectral type
C?
9.82

429 Lotis is a large Main belt asteroid. It is classified as a probable C-type asteroid and is likely composed of primitive carbonaceous materials.

It was discovered by Auguste Charlois on November 23, 1897 in Nice.