(100244) 1994 QB - (100244) 1994 QB

(100244) 1994 QB
Discovery
Discoverer G. J. Garradd
Date August 16, 1994
Place Observatorio de Siding Spring
Designations 1994 QB = 2004 HC54
Provisional name 1994 QB
Category Asteroid belt
Orbital elements
Longitude of the ascending node 111,5373304°
Inclination 24,60871125°
Argument of the periaster 215,5227907°
Major semi-axis 3.142130434 et al
Eccentricity 0,287406277
Medium anomaly 351,2062738°
Derived orbital elements
Time 2457400,5 (31/07/2016) TDB[1][2]
Periastro o perihelio 2.239062425 et al
Apoastro o afelio 4,045198443 et al
Semi-amplitud among others
Sidereal orbital period 2034.392475 days
Average orbital velocity km / s
Physical characteristics
Dimensions km.
Diameter 6,363
Rotation period hours
Axial tilt º
Absolute magnitude 14,7
Albedo 0,026
Celestial body
Anterior (100243) 1994 PO37
Following (100245) 1994 RT2

(100244) 1994 QB is an asteroid belonging to the asteroid belt , discovered on August 16, 1994 by Gordon J. Garradd from the Siding Spring Observatory , New South Wales , Australia .

Designation and name

Provisionally designated 1994 QB.

Orbital characteristics

1994 QB is located at an average distance from the Sun of 3,142 ua , being able to move away up to 4,045 ua and approach up to 2,239 ua. Its eccentricity is 0.287 and the orbital inclination is 24.60 degrees . It takes 2034 days to complete one orbit around the Sun.

Physical characteristics

The absolute magnitude of 1994 QB is 14.7. It is 6.363 km in diameter and its albedo is estimated at 0.026.

See also

References

  1. ^ "100244" . Web of Minor Planet Center (in English) .
  2. ^ "(100244) 1994 QB" . JPL website (in English) .