712 Boliviana

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712 Boliviana
Discovery[1]
Discovered by Max Wolf
Discovery site Heidelberg
Discovery date March 19, 1911
Designations
Alternative names 1911 LO, 1966 KD, 1972 XL2
Minor planet category Asteroid belt
Orbital characteristics[1]
Epoch August 27, 2011 (JD 2455800.5)
Aphelion 3.05530357 AU
Perihelion 2.0972113 AU
Semi-major axis 2.576257452 AU
Eccentricity 0.18594652
Orbital period 4.13515786 a (1510.366409 d)
Mean anomaly 149.68523°
Inclination 12.762072°
Longitude of ascending node 230.90754°
Argument of perihelion 181.62178°
Physical characteristics
Dimensions 127.6 km[1]
Rotation period 11.732 h[1]
Albedo 0.051[1]
Spectral type C (Tholen),[1]
X (SMASSII)[1]
Absolute magnitude (H) 8.32[1]
B-V=0.74,[1]
U-B=0.35[1]

712 Boliviana is an asteroid from the asteroid belt. It is named after Simón Bolívar.

Boliviana was observed by Arecibo radar 2005 Oct 29-Nov 1.[2][3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j "JPL Small-Body Database Browser: 712 Boliviana". 2011-06-07 last obs. Retrieved 2011-11-14. 
  2. ^ Mike Nolan (2012-01-18). "Scheduled Arecibo Radar Asteroid Observations". Planetary Radar at Arecibo Observatory. Retrieved 2012-01-27. 
  3. ^ "Radar-Detected Asteroids and Comets". NASA/JPL Asteroid Radar Research. Retrieved 2012-01-27. 

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