(3708) 1974 FV1

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(3708) 1974 FV1
Discovery
Discovery date 21 March 1974
Orbital characteristics
Epoch 27 October 2007 (JD 2454400.5) TDB
Aphelion 6.0447074 AU
Perihelion 4.3925294 AU
5.2186184 AU
Eccentricity 0.1582965
4354.4339931 d (11.92 a)
222.42441°
Inclination 13.36758°
291.18174°
56.74580°
Physical characteristics
Dimensions 80±5 km[1]
6.553 h[1]
Albedo 0.0531±0.007[1]
9.1[1]

(3708) 1974 FV1[1] is a Jupiter trojan approximately 80 kilometers in diameter. It completes one orbit around the Sun in just under 12 years. It was discovered on 21 March 1974 at Cerro El Roble observatory in Chile.[1] Its number is the lowest of all unnamed minor planets.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f "JPL Small-Body Database Browser". Retrieved 14 October 2007. 
  2. ^ "Statistics of diacritical characters in Minor Planets Names". Archived from the original on 13 October 2007. Retrieved 14 October 2007.