668 Dora

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668 Dora
Discovery
Discovered byAugust Kopff
Discovery siteHeidelberg
Discovery date27 July 1908
Designations
MPC designation(668) Dora
1908 DO
asteroid belt, Dora family
Orbital characteristics[1]
Epoch 31 July 2016 (JD 2457600.5)
Uncertainty parameter 0
Observation arc107.05 yr (39099 d)
Aphelion3.4515 AU (516.34 Gm)
Perihelion2.1369 AU (319.68 Gm)
2.7942 AU (418.01 Gm)
Eccentricity0.23524
4.67 yr (1706.0 d)
22.6953°
0° 12m 39.672s / day
Inclination6.8428°
214.450°
113.302°
Physical characteristics
Mean radius
13.42±0.35 km
22.914 h (0.9548 d)
0.0467±0.003
12.0

668 Dora is an asteroid orbiting in the asteroid belt located roughly between the orbits of the planets Mars and Jupiter.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "668 Dora (1908 DO)". JPL Small-Body Database. NASA/Jet Propulsion Laboratory. Retrieved 5 May 2016.

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