869 Mellena

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869 Mellena
Discovery
Discovered byRichard Schorr
Discovery siteBergedorf
Discovery date9 May 1917
Designations
MPC designation(869) Mellena
Named after
Werner von Melle
1917 BV
Orbital characteristics[1]
Epoch 31 July 2016 (JD 2457600.5)
Uncertainty parameter 0
Observation arc85.89 yr (31373 days)
Aphelion3.2809 AU (490.82 Gm)
Perihelion2.0984 AU (313.92 Gm)
2.6896 AU (402.36 Gm)
Eccentricity0.21983
4.41 yr (1611.1 d)
137.275°
0° 13m 24.384s / day
Inclination7.8374°
154.921°
107.241°
Physical characteristics
Mean radius
9.26±0.4 km
6.5155 h (0.27148 d)
0.0565±0.005
11.9

869 Mellena is a minor planet orbiting the Sun.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "869 Mellena (1917 BV)". JPL Small-Body Database. NASA/Jet Propulsion Laboratory. Retrieved 3 May 2016.

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