905 Universitas

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905 Universitas
Discovery
Discovered by A. Schwassmann
Discovery site Bergedorf
Discovery date 30 October 1918
Designations
1918 ES; 1961 WE
Orbital characteristics[1]
Epoch 31 July 2016 (JD 2457600.5)
Uncertainty parameter 0
Observation arc 97.47 yr (35600 days)
Aphelion 2.5561 AU (382.39 Gm)
Perihelion 1.8751 AU (280.51 Gm)
2.2156 AU (331.45 Gm)
Eccentricity 0.15367
3.30 yr (1204.6 d)
240.325°
0° 17m 55.896s / day
Inclination 5.3261°
37.179°
343.300°
Earth MOID 0.877341 AU (131.2483 Gm)
Jupiter MOID 2.8967 AU (433.34 Gm)
Jupiter Tisserand parameter 3.633
Physical characteristics
Mean radius
10.665±1.2 km
14.238 h (0.5933 d)
0.0849±0.022
11.59

905 Universitas is an S-type asteroid orbiting in the Main belt as part of the Flora family. Its diameter is about 21 km and it has an albedo of 0.085 [1]. Its rotation period is approximately 10 hours[2]

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