7317 Cabot

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7317 Cabot

Name
Name Cabot
Designation 1940 ED
Discovery
Discoverer György Kulin
Discovery date March 12, 1940
Discovery site Konkoly Observatory
Orbital elements
Epoch October 27, 2007 (JDCT 2454400.5)
Eccentricity (e) 0.1520296
Semimajor axis (a) 2.955 AU
Perihelion (q) 2.814 AU
Aphelion (Q) 3.095 AU
Orbital period (P) 3.56 a
Inclination (i) 3.98061°
Longitude of the ascending node (Ω) 272.951°
Argument of Perihelion (ω) 54.32592°
Mean anomaly (M) 311.03556°

7317 Cabot is a main belt asteroid with a perihelion of 2.814 AU. It has an eccentricity of 0.1520296 and an orbital period of 1300 days (3.56 years).[1]

Cabot has an average orbital speed of 19.50791831 km/s and an inclination of 3.98061 °.

The asteroid was discovered on March 12, 1940 by György Kulin.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "JPL Small-Body Database Browser". NASA. Retrieved 2008-01-05.