5264 Telephus

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Telephus is an asteroid. It is a Jupiter Trojan in the "Greek Camp."

Photometric observations of this asteroid during 1994 were used to build a light curve showing a rotation period of 9.518 ± 0.013 hours with a brightness variation of 0.34 ± 0.02 magnitude.[1]

Orbital data[edit]

  • Eccentricity: 0.1122
  • Inclination of orbit: 33.579 degree (equinox 2000.0)
  • Perihelion length: 357.742 degree (equinox 2000.0)
  • Longitude of Ascending Node: 121.907 degree (equinox 2000.0)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Mottola, Stefano; Di Martino, Mario; Erikson, Anders; Gonano-Beurer, Maria; Carbognani, Albino; Carsenty, Uri; Hahn, Gerhard; Schober, Hans-Josef; Lahulla, Felix; Delbò, Marco; Lagerkvist, Claes-Ingvar (May 2011). "Rotational Properties of Jupiter Trojans. I. Light Curves of 80 Objects". The Astronomical Journal 141 (5): 170. Bibcode:2011AJ....141..170M. doi:10.1088/0004-6256/141/5/170.  edit

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