875 Nymphe

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875 Nymphe
875Nymphe (Lightcurve Inversion).png
A three-dimensional model of 875 Nymphe based on its light curve.
Discovery
Discovered by Max Wolf
Discovery site Heidelberg
Discovery date 19 May 1917
Designations
MPC designation (875) Nymphe
1917 CF
Orbital characteristics[1]
Epoch 31 July 2016 (JD 2457600.5)
Uncertainty parameter 0
Observation arc 98.37 yr (35928 days)
Aphelion 2.9403 AU (439.86 Gm)
Perihelion 2.1660 AU (324.03 Gm)
2.5531 AU (381.94 Gm)
Eccentricity 0.15162
4.08 yr (1490.1 d)
43.2941°
0° 14m 29.76s / day
Inclination 14.575°
196.094°
117.430°
Earth MOID 1.19548 AU (178.841 Gm)
Jupiter MOID 2.47772 AU (370.662 Gm)
Jupiter Tisserand parameter 3.378
Physical characteristics
Mean radius
6.875±0.3 km
9.57 ± 0.01 h,[2] 12.618 h (0.5258 d)[1]
0.2346±0.022
11.2

875 Nymphe is a minor planet orbiting the Sun. It is a member of the Maria family of asteroids.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "875 Nymphe (1917 CF)". JPL Small-Body Database. NASA/Jet Propulsion Laboratory. Retrieved 3 May 2016. 
  2. ^ a b Alvarez-Candal, Alvaro; et al. (December 2004), "Rotational lightcurves of asteroids belonging to families", Icarus, 172 (2): 388–401, Bibcode:2004Icar..172..388A, doi:10.1016/j.icarus.2004.06.008. 

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