367 Amicitia

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367 Amicitia
367Amicitia (Lightcurve Inversion).png
A three-dimensional model of 367 Amicitia based on its light curve.
Discovery
Discovered by Auguste Charlois
Discovery date 19 May 1893
Designations
MPC designation (367) Amicitia
Named after
friendship
1893 AA
Main belt
Orbital characteristics[1]
Epoch 31 July 2016 (JD 2457600.5)
Uncertainty parameter 0
Observation arc 110.06 yr (40199 d)
Aphelion 2.43145 AU (363.740 Gm)
Perihelion 2.00750 AU (300.318 Gm)
2.21948 AU (332.029 Gm)
Eccentricity 0.095505
3.31 yr (1207.7 d)
19.99 km/s
183.800°
0° 17m 53.077s / day
Inclination 2.94143°
83.4555°
55.5396°
Earth MOID 1.02134 AU (152.790 Gm)
Jupiter MOID 2.58138 AU (386.169 Gm)
Jupiter Tisserand parameter 3.643
Physical characteristics
Dimensions 19.13±1.6 km
5.055 ± 0.001 h (0.210625 ± 4.2×10−5 d)[2]
0.2535±0.050
10.6

367 Amicitia is a typical Main belt asteroid[1] that is a member of the Flora family.[2] It was discovered by Auguste Charlois on 19 May 1893 in Nice.

Amicitia is Latin for Friendship.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "367 Amicitia (1893 AA)". JPL Small-Body Database. NASA/Jet Propulsion Laboratory. Retrieved 11 May 2016. 
  2. ^ a b Kryszczynska, A.; et al. (October 2012). "Do Slivan states exist in the Flora family?. I. Photometric survey of the Flora region". Astronomy & Astrophysics. 546: 51. Bibcode:2012A&A...546A..72K. doi:10.1051/0004-6361/201219199. A72. 

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