Asteroid (71) Niobe

Orbital characteristics

Epoch 26-Apr-2019 (2458600.5 JD)
Apoapsis3.2343 AU
4.8384×108 km
Periapsis2.2788 AU
3.409×108 km
Semi-major axis2.7565 AU
4.1237×108 km
Inclination23.262 °
Longitude of asc. node316.00 °
Argument of periapsis266.98 °
Orbital period1671.64 days
4.577 years
Avg. orbital speed17.80 km/s

Physical characteristics

Mean diameter83.420 km
Rotation period (sidereal)35.852 hours



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Surface Textures

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Last Modified: 22 Apr 2019