955 Alstede is a minor planet orbiting the Sun.

955 Alstede
Discovery
Discovered byK. Reinmuth
Discovery siteHeidelberg
Discovery date5 August 1921
Designations
MPC designation(955) Alstede
1921 JV
Orbital characteristics[1]
Epoch 31 July 2016 (JD 2457600.5)
Uncertainty parameter 0
Observation arc94.46 yr (34502 days)
Aphelion3.3442 AU (500.29 Gm)
Perihelion1.8501 AU (276.77 Gm)
2.5971 AU (388.52 Gm)
Eccentricity0.28765
4.19 yr (1528.7 d)
294.34°
0° 14m 7.764s / day
Inclination10.690°
351.487°
282.412°
Physical characteristics
Mean radius
8.665±0.5 km
5.19 h (0.216 d)
0.2135±0.028
10.7

It was discovered by Karl Wilhelm Reinmuth in 1921 and was named after his wife Lina Alstede Reinmuth, who also had 954 Li named after her.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "955 Alstede (1921 JV)". JPL Small-Body Database. NASA/Jet Propulsion Laboratory. Retrieved 2 May 2016.

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