Universe GuideSearchTwitterComments

(5461) Autumn Asteroid

Autumn is an asteroid, a large rock that orbits the Sun mainly between the orbits of Mars and Jupiter. They tend to be an irregular shaped but Ceres asteroid is known to be spherical in shape but because it doesn't clear its path round the Sun, it is only a dwarf planet.

The absolute magnitude of the object is 11.8 which is the brightness of the object. A higher absolute magnitude means that the object is faint whereas a very low number means it is very bright.

The Longitude of Ascending Node of the object is 111.84397 degrees. The Argument of Perihelion is 192.5158. It is the angle along the orbit of a planet or other Solar System object as measured from the ascending node (analogous to right ascension and longitude) Ref:Hawaii.

The mean anomoly is 68.13795, is the angular distance of the planet from the perihelion or aphelion. Ref:Dictionary.The Semi-Major Axis of the orbit is 3.1538892, which is the furthest point from the centre to the edge of an elliptical point.

The orbital inclination, the angle at which Autumn orbits in relation to the orbital plane is 12.84538 degrees. The orbital eccentricity is 0.1421595, it is the degree at which Autumn orbits close to a circular (0) orbit as opposed to an elliptical (1) orbit.

Autumn Facts


TypeAsteroid
Absolute Magnitude11.8
Longitude Of Ascending Node111.84397
Argument of Perihelion192.5158
Mean Anomoly 68.13795
Semi-Major Axis 3.1538892
Orbital Inclination12.84538
Orbital Eccentricity0.1421595
Sourcehttps://minorplanetcenter.net/


Comments and Questions

There's no register feature and no need to give an email address if you don't need to. All messages will be reviewed before being displayed. Comments may be merged or altered slightly such as if an email address is given in the main body of the comment.

   
x
This website is using cookies. More info. That's Fine