366 Vincentina

Summary

Vincentina (minor planet designation: 366 Vincentina) is a fairly large main belt asteroid.

366 Vincentina
Discovery
Discovered byAuguste Charlois
Discovery date21 March 1893
Designations
(366) Vincentina
Named after
Vincenzo Cerulli
1893 W; A909 BN;
1931 AS
Main belt
Orbital characteristics[1]
Epoch 31 July 2016 (JD 2457600.5)
Uncertainty parameter 0
Observation arc118.13 yr (43147 d)
Aphelion3.31800 AU (496.366 Gm)
Perihelion2.97001 AU (444.307 Gm)
3.14400 AU (470.336 Gm)
Eccentricity0.055342
5.57 yr (2036.2 d)
283.472°
0° 10m 36.476s / day
Inclination10.5798°
346.728°
332.371°
Physical characteristics
Dimensions93.75±3.2 km
12.7365 h (0.53069 d)
0.0800±0.006
8.7

Vincentina was discovered on 21 March 1893 by Auguste Charlois, and named after Vincenzo Cerulli, an Italian astronomer.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "366 Vincentina (1893 W)". JPL Small-Body Database. NASA/Jet Propulsion Laboratory. Retrieved 11 May 2016.
  • The Asteroid Orbital Elements Database
  • Minor Planet Discovery Circumstances
  • Asteroid Albedo Compilation

External linksEdit

  • 366 Vincentina at AstDyS-2, Asteroids—Dynamic Site
    • Ephemeris · Observation prediction · Orbital info · Proper elements · Observational info
  • 366 Vincentina at the JPL Small-Body Database  
    • Close approach · Discovery · Ephemeris · Orbit diagram · Orbital elements · Physical parameters