548 Kressida

Kressida (minor planet designation: 548 Kressida) is a minor planet orbiting the Sun. It is named after the theatrical character Cressida.

548 Kressida
Discovery
Discovered byPaul Götz
Discovery siteHeidelberg
Discovery date14 October 1904
Designations
(548) Kressida
Pronunciation/ˈkrɛsɪdə/
1904 PC
Orbital characteristics[1]
Epoch 31 July 2016 (JD 2457600.5)
Uncertainty parameter 0
Observation arc111.50 yr (40725 d)
Aphelion2.7051 AU (404.68 Gm)
Perihelion1.8592 AU (278.13 Gm)
2.2822 AU (341.41 Gm)
Eccentricity0.18534
3.45 yr (1259.3 d)
128.11°
0° 17m 9.168s / day
Inclination3.8722°
108.436°
320.351°
Physical characteristics
11.9404 h (0.49752 d)
11.26

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "548 Kressida (1904 PC)". JPL Small-Body Database. NASA/Jet Propulsion Laboratory. Retrieved 5 May 2016.

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