(100475) 1996 TZ36 - (100475) 1996 TZ36

(100475) 1996 TZ36
Discovery
Discoverer Spacewatch
Date October 12, 1996
Place Kitt Peak National Observatory
Designations 1996 TZ36 = 1995 TW2 = 6375 P-L
Provisional name 1996 TZ36
Category Jupiter Trojan Asteroids
Orbital elements
Longitude of the ascending node 229,2274574°
Inclination 2,27826612°
Argument of the periaster 166,4823005°
Major semi-axis 5,285965624 et al
Eccentricity 0,038879734
Medium anomaly 237,1340308°
Derived orbital elements
Time 2457400,5 (31/07/2016) TDB[1][2]
Periastro o perihelio 5,080448685 et al
Apoastro o afelio 5,491482563 et al
Semi-amplitud among others
Sidereal orbital period 4438.997788 days
Average orbital velocity km / s
Physical characteristics
Dimensions km.
Diameter 15,526
Rotation period hours
Axial tilt º
Absolute magnitude 12,6
Albedo 0,067
Celestial body
Anterior (100474) 1996 TB35
Following (100476) 1996 TK37

(100475) 1996 TZ36 is an asteroid that is part of the Jupiter Trojan asteroids , discovered on October 12, 1996 by the Spacewatch team from the Kitt Peak National Observatory , Arizona , United States .

Designation and name

Provisionally designated 1996 TZ36.

Orbital characteristics

1996 TZ36 is located at an average distance from the Sun of 5,285 ua , being able to move up to 5,491 ua and approach up to 5,080 ua. Its eccentricity is 0.038 and the orbital inclination is 2.278 degrees . It takes 4438 days to complete one orbit around the Sun.

Physical characteristics

The absolute magnitude of 1996 TZ36 is 12.6. It is 15,526 km in diameter and its albedo is estimated at 0.067.

See also

References

  1. ^ "100475" . Web of Minor Planet Center (in English) .
  2. ^ "(100475) 1996 TZ36" . JPL website (in English) .