744 Aguntina

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744 Aguntina
Discovery
Discovered by J. Rheden
Discovery site Vienna
Discovery date February 26, 1913
Designations
1913 QW
Orbital characteristics
Epoch August 18, 2005 (JDCT 2453600.5)
Aphelion 3.555 AU
Perihelion 2.780 AU
3.167 AU
Eccentricity 0.122
5.637 a
106.697°
Inclination 7.709°
142.792°
30.447°
Physical characteristics
Dimensions 59 km[1]
17.47 hr[1]
Albedo 0.0423[1]
10.2[1]

744 Aguntina is a main belt asteroid orbiting the Sun. The asteroid is roughly 59 km in diameter and has a low albedo.[1]

Photometric observations during 2003 showed a rotation period of 17.47 ± 0.05 hours with a brightness variation of 0.50 ± 0.05 in magnitude.[2]


References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e "JPL Small-Body Database Browser: 744 Aguntina (1913 QW)". Jet Propulsion Laboratory. 
  2. ^ Cooney, Walter R., Jr. (March 2005), "Lightcurve results for minor planets 228 Agathe, 297 Caecilia, 744 Aguntina 1062 Ljuba, 1605 Milankovitch, and 3125 Hay", Bulletin of the Minor Planets Section of the Association of Lunar and Planetary Observers 32 (1): 15–16, Bibcode:2005MPBu...32...15C. 

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