353 Ruperto-Carola

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353 Ruperto-Carola
Discovery
Discovered by Max Wolf
Discovery date 16 January 1893
Designations
Named after
Ruprecht Karls University
1893 F
Main belt
Orbital characteristics[1]
Epoch 31 July 2016 (JD 2457600.5)
Uncertainty parameter 0
Observation arc 123.20 yr (44997 d)
Aphelion 3.63014 AU (543.061 Gm)
Perihelion 1.84116 AU (275.434 Gm)
2.73565 AU (409.247 Gm)
Eccentricity 0.32697
4.52 yr (1652.7 d)
18.02 km/s
145.519°
0° 13m 4.177s / day
Inclination 5.70668°
102.486°
321.460°
Earth MOID 0.857131 AU (128.2250 Gm)
Jupiter MOID 1.72593 AU (258.195 Gm)
Jupiter Tisserand parameter 3.266
Physical characteristics
Dimensions 13 - 30 km
Mass unknown
Mean density
unknown
Equatorial surface gravity
unknown
Equatorial escape velocity
unknown
2.73898 h (0.114124 d)
unknown
Temperature unknown
unknown
11.0

353 Ruperto-Carola is a small Main belt asteroid.[1] It was discovered by Max Wolf on January 16, 1893 in Heidelberg. It is named after the University of Heidelberg, whose Latin name is Ruperto Carola Heidelbergensis.

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