601 Nerthus

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601 Nerthus
601Nerthus (Lightcurve Inversion).png
A three-dimensional model of 601 Nerthus based on its light curve.
Discovery
Discovered by Max Wolf
Discovery site Heidelberg
Discovery date 21 June 1906
Designations
MPC designation (601) Nerthus
1906 UN
Orbital characteristics[1]
Epoch 31 July 2016 (JD 2457600.5)
Uncertainty parameter 0
Observation arc 109.82 yr (40111 d)
Aphelion 3.4573 AU (517.20 Gm)
Perihelion 2.8114 AU (420.58 Gm)
3.1344 AU (468.90 Gm)
Eccentricity 0.10303
5.55 yr (2026.9 d)
265.379°
0° 10m 39.396s / day
Inclination 16.146°
169.575°
159.811°
Earth MOID 1.80622 AU (270.207 Gm)
Jupiter MOID 1.97621 AU (295.637 Gm)
Jupiter Tisserand parameter 3.143
Physical characteristics
Mean radius
36.66±1.2 km
13.59 h (0.566 d)
0.0454±0.003
9.65

601 Nerthus is a minor planet orbiting the Sun. See mythology of Nerthus.

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