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Zeuxo (minor planet designation: 438 Zeuxo) is a large Main belt asteroid.

438 Zeuxo
Discovery
Discovered byAuguste Charlois
Discovery date8 November 1898
Designations
MPC designation(438) Zeuxo
1898 DU
Main belt
Orbital characteristics[1]
Epoch 31 July 2016 (JD 2457600.5)
Uncertainty parameter 0
Observation arc117.43 yr (42893 d)
Aphelion2.72775 AU (408.066 Gm)
Perihelion2.38099 AU (356.191 Gm)
2.55437 AU (382.128 Gm)
Eccentricity0.067876
4.08 yr (1491.2 d)
83.4825°
0° 14m 29.119s / day
Inclination7.37183°
49.1436°
211.380°
Physical characteristics
Dimensions61.14±3.9 km
8.831 h (0.3680 d)
0.0568±0.008
9.80

It was discovered by Auguste Charlois on 8 November 1898 in Nice.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "438 Zeuxo (1898 DU)". JPL Small-Body Database. NASA/Jet Propulsion Laboratory. Retrieved 10 May 2016.

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