725 Amanda

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725 Amanda
725Amanda (Lightcurve Inversion).png
A three-dimensional model of 725 Amanda based on its light curve
Discovery
Discovered byJ. Palisa
Discovery siteVienna
Discovery date21 October 1911
Designations
MPC designation(725) Amanda
1911 ND
Orbital characteristics[1]
Epoch 31 July 2016 (JD 2457600.5)
Uncertainty parameter 0
Observation arc100.53 yr (36720 d)
Aphelion3.1412 AU (469.92 Gm)
Perihelion2.0096 AU (300.63 Gm)
2.5754 AU (385.27 Gm)
Eccentricity0.21969
4.13 yr (1509.6 d)
140.395°
0° 14m 18.492s / day
Inclination3.7867°
68.733°
323.145°
Physical characteristics
Mean radius
10.755±1.1 km
3.749 h (0.1562 d)
0.0721±0.017
11.81

725 Amanda is a minor planet orbiting the Sun. Discovered by Johann Palisa in 1911 and named after Amanda, wife of astronomer Richard Schorr.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "725 Amanda (1911 ND)". JPL Small-Body Database. NASA/Jet Propulsion Laboratory. Retrieved 5 May 2016.
  2. ^ Schmadel, Lutz D. (2007). "(725) Amanda". Dictionary of Minor Planet Names –(725) Amanda. Springer Berlin Heidelberg. p. 70. doi:10.1007/978-3-540-29925-7_726. ISBN 978-3-540-00238-3.

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