(100422) 1996 GP7 - (100422) 1996 GP7

(100422) 1996 GP7
Discovery
Discoverer Spacewatch
Date April 12, 1996
Place Kitt Peak National Observatory
Designations 1996 GP7 = 2000 DB85
Provisional name 1996 GP7
Category Asteroid belt
Orbital elements
Longitude of the ascending node 40,70464202°
Inclination 5,353862751°
Argument of the periaster 258,0426396°
Major semi-axis 2,776346102 et al
Eccentricity 0,04552132
Medium anomaly 50,47212008°
Derived orbital elements
Time 2457400,5 (31/07/2016) TDB[1][2]
Periastro o perihelio 2.649963163 et al
Apoastro o afelio 2.902729041 et al
Semi-amplitud among others
Sidereal orbital period 1,689,697004 days
Average orbital velocity km / s
Physical characteristics
Dimensions km.
Diameter 5,408
Rotation period hours
Axial tilt º
Absolute magnitude 15,3
Albedo 0,052
Celestial body
Anterior (100421) 1996 FF4
Following (100423) 1996 GG14

(100422) 1996 GP7 is an asteroid belonging to the asteroid belt , discovered on April 12, 1996 by the Spacewatch team from the Kitt Peak National Observatory , Arizona , United States .

Designation and name

Provisionally designated 1996 GP7.

Orbital characteristics

1996 GP7 is located at an average distance from the Sun of 2,776 ua , being able to move up to 2,902 ua and approach up to 2,649 ua. Its eccentricity is 0.045 and the orbital inclination is 5.353 degrees . It takes 1,689 days to complete one orbit around the Sun.

Physical characteristics

The absolute magnitude of 1996 GP7 is 15.3. It is 5.408 km in diameter and its albedo is estimated at 0.052.

See also

References

  1. ^ "100422" . Web of Minor Planet Center (in English) .
  2. ^ "(100422) 1996 GP7" . JPL website (in English) .