(100495) 1996 WH - (100495) 1996 WH

(100495) 1996 WH
Discovery
Discoverer D. of Cicco
Date November 17, 1996
Place Sudbury Observatory
Designations 1996 WH = 2001 TA237
Provisional name 1996 WH
Category Asteroid outer belt
Orbital elements
Longitude of the ascending node 54,671579°
Inclination 10,9202568°
Argument of the periaster 217,2469814°
Major semi-axis 3.213191351 et al
Eccentricity 0,128924322
Medium anomaly 288,2705095°
Derived orbital elements
Time 2457400,5 (31/07/2016) TDB[1][2]
Periastro o perihelio 2,798932834 et al
Apoastro o afelio 3,627449867 et al
Semi-amplitud among others
Sidereal orbital period 2103.794477 days
Average orbital velocity km / s
Physical characteristics
Dimensions km.
Rotation period hours
Axial tilt º
Absolute magnitude 14,3
Celestial body
Anterior (100494) 1996 VF39
Following (100496) 1996 WJ

(100495) 1996 WH is an asteroid belonging to the outer asteroid belt , discovered on November 17, 1996 by Dennis di Cicco from the Sudbury Observatory , Massachusetts , United States .

Designation and name

Provisionally designated 1996 WH.

Orbital characteristics

1996 WH is located at an average distance from the Sun of 3,213 ua , being able to move away up to 3,627 ua and approach up to 2,798 ua. Its eccentricity is 0.128 and the orbital inclination is 10.92 degrees . It takes 2103 days to complete one orbit around the Sun.

Physical characteristics

The absolute magnitude of 1996 WH is 14.3.

See also

References

  1. ^ "100495" . Web of Minor Planet Center (in English) .
  2. ^ "(100495) 1996 WH" . JPL website (in English) .