302 Clarissa

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302 Clarissa
302Clarissa (Lightcurve Inversion).png
A three-dimensional model of 302 Clarissa based on its light curve.
Discovery
Discovered by Auguste Charlois
Discovery date 14 November 1890
Designations
Main belt
Orbital characteristics[1]
Epoch 31 July 2016 (JD 2457600.5)
Uncertainty parameter 0
Observation arc 124.04 yr (45305 d)
Aphelion 2.67407 AU (400.035 Gm)
Perihelion 2.13648 AU (319.613 Gm)
2.40528 AU (359.825 Gm)
Eccentricity 0.11175
3.73 yr (1362.5 d)
19.21 km/s
213.798°
0° 15m 51.174s / day
Inclination 3.41369°
7.85637°
54.5926°
Earth MOID 1.14981 AU (172.009 Gm)
Jupiter MOID 2.60184 AU (389.230 Gm)
Jupiter Tisserand parameter 3.512
Physical characteristics
Dimensions 38.53±3.1 km
Mass unknown
Mean density
unknown
Equatorial surface gravity
unknown
Equatorial escape velocity
unknown
14.381 h (0.5992 d)
0.0524±0.010
Temperature unknown
C
10.89

302 Clarissa is a typical Main belt asteroid.[1] It is classified as a C-type asteroid and is probably composed of carbonaceous material. It was discovered by Auguste Charlois on November 14, 1890 in Nice.

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