Asteroid (3908) Nyx

Orbital characteristics

Epoch 29-Mar-2009 (2454919.5 JD)
Apoapsis2.8110 AU
4.2051×108 km
Periapsis1.0429 AU
1.5601×108 km
Semi-major axis1.9269 AU
2.8826×108 km
Eccentrity0.4587903
Inclination2.1817 °
Longitude of asc. node261.52 °
Argument of periapsis126.24 °
Orbital period976.989 days
2.675 years
Avg. orbital speed20.28 km/s

Physical characteristics

Mean diameter1.0000 km
Rotation period (sidereal)4.4260 hours
Albedo0.230
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Last Modified: 18 Sep 2017