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Gabriella (minor planet designation: 355 Gabriella) is a typical Main belt asteroid.

355 Gabriella
355Gabriella (Lightcurve Inversion).png
A three-dimensional model of 355 Gabriella based on its light curve
Discovery
Discovered byAuguste Charlois
Discovery date20 January 1893
Designations
MPC designation(355) Gabriella
Named after
Gabrielle Flammarion
1893 E
Main belt
Orbital characteristics[1]
Epoch 31 July 2016 (JD 2457600.5)
Uncertainty parameter 0
Observation arc123.23 yr (45008 d)
Aphelion2.80813 AU (420.090 Gm)
Perihelion2.26681 AU (339.110 Gm)
2.53747 AU (379.600 Gm)
Eccentricity0.10667
4.04 yr (1476.4 d)
210.870°
0° 14m 37.82s / day
Inclination4.28364°
351.825°
105.626°
Physical characteristics
Dimensions22.79±1.1 km
4.830 h (0.2013 d)
0.2353±0.023
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It was discovered by Auguste Charlois on 20 January 1893 in Nice and named after French astronomer Gabrielle Renaudot Flammarion.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "355 Gabriella (1893 E)". JPL Small-Body Database. NASA/Jet Propulsion Laboratory. Retrieved 11 May 2016.
  2. ^ Schmadel, Lutz D. (2012). Dictionary of Minor Planet Names. Springer. p. 43. ISBN 978-3-642-29718-2.

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