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(2703) Rodari Asteroid

Rodari 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. Its orbit takes 3.25 years to travel round the Sun.

The absolute magnitude of the object is 13.5 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 albedo of the object is 1. The Albedo is the amount of radiation that is reflected back into space by the object.

The Longitude of Ascending Node of the object is 49.43032 degrees. The Argument of Perihelion is 170.7473. 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 104.31126, is the angular distance of the planet from the perihelion or aphelion. Ref:Dictionary.The Semi-Major Axis of the orbit is 2.1932171, which is the furthest point from the centre to the edge of an elliptical point.

The orbital inclination, the angle at which Rodari orbits in relation to the orbital plane is 6.03153 degrees. The orbital eccentricity is 0.0570192, it is the degree at which Rodari orbits close to a circular (0) orbit as opposed to an elliptical (1) orbit.

Rodari Facts


TypeAsteroid
Orbital Period3.25
Absolute Magnitude13.5
Albedo1
Longitude Of Ascending Node 49.43032
Argument of Perihelion170.7473
Mean Anomoly104.31126
Semi-Major Axis 2.1932171
Orbital Inclination6.03153
Orbital Eccentricity0.0570192
Sourcehttps://minorplanetcenter.net/


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