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Kythera (minor planet designation: 570 Kythera) is a minor planet orbiting the Sun.

570 Kythera
Discovery
Discovered byM. F. Wolf
Discovery siteHeidelberg
Discovery date30 July 1905
Designations
MPC designation(570) Kythera
1905 QX
Orbital characteristics[1]
Epoch 31 July 2016 (JD 2457600.5)
Uncertainty parameter 0
Observation arc110.72 yr (40440 d)
Aphelion3.8365 AU (573.93 Gm)
Perihelion3.0101 AU (450.30 Gm)
3.4233 AU (512.12 Gm)
Eccentricity0.12071
6.33 yr (2313.5 d)
125.278°
0° 9m 20.196s / day
Inclination1.7870°
223.762°
156.205°
Physical characteristics
Mean radius
51.405±1.4 km
8.120 h (0.3383 d)
0.0500±0.003
8.81

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "570 Kythera (1905 QX)". JPL Small-Body Database. NASA/Jet Propulsion Laboratory. Retrieved 5 May 2016.

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