Asteroid (233) Asterope

Orbital characteristics

Epoch 16-Feb-2017 (2457800.5 JD)
Apoapsis2.9271 AU
4.3789×108 km
Periapsis2.3954 AU
3.5834×108 km
Semi-major axis2.6613 AU
3.9812×108 km
Inclination7.6844 °
Longitude of asc. node222.00 °
Argument of periapsis125.26 °
Orbital period1585.73 days
4.341 years
Avg. orbital speed18.21 km/s

Physical characteristics

Mean diameter99.67 km
Rotation period (sidereal)19.698 hours



Models are given in Stanford Triangle Format (PLY) and Alias Waveform Format (OBJ) - you can use MeshLab or any other tool to convert them to other formats.

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Surface Textures

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Last Modified: 17 Apr 2017