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754 Malabar is a minor planet orbiting the Sun. It was discovered in 1906 by August Kopff.

754 Malabar
Discovery
Discovered byAugust Kopff
Discovery siteHeidelberg
Discovery date22 August 1906
Designations
MPC designation(754) Malabar
Named after
Mount Malabar, West Java[1]
1906 UT
Orbital characteristics[2]
Epoch 31 July 2016 (JD 2457600.5)
Uncertainty parameter 0
Observation arc114.41 yr (41787 d)
Aphelion3.1294 AU (468.15 Gm)
Perihelion2.8436 AU (425.40 Gm)
2.9865 AU (446.77 Gm)
Eccentricity0.047851
5.16 yr (1885.1 d)
326.44°
0° 11m 27.492s / day
Inclination24.565°
180.049°
302.528°
Earth MOID1.89316 AU (283.213 Gm)
Jupiter MOID1.90731 AU (285.330 Gm)
TJupiter3.119
Physical characteristics
Mean radius
43.81±2.8 km
11.740 h (0.4892 d)
0.0485±0.007
9.19

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ (in Indonesian) http://langitselatan.com/2011/01/12/nama-nama-indonesia-pun-tertera-di-angkasa/
  2. ^ "754 Malabar (1906 UT)". JPL Small-Body Database. NASA/Jet Propulsion Laboratory. Retrieved 5 May 2016.

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