Asteroid (3097) Tacitus

Orbital characteristics

Epoch 1-Jul-2021 (2459396.5 JD)
Apoapsis3.1908 AU
4.7734×108 km
Periapsis2.6647 AU
3.9863×108 km
Semi-major axis2.9277 AU
4.3798×108 km
Eccentricity 0.0898494
Inclination7.4628 °
Longitude of asc. node196.66 °
Argument of periapsis86.586 °
Orbital period1829.77 days
5.010 years
Avg. orbital speed17.37 km/s

Physical characteristics

Mean diameter20.810 km
Rotation period (sidereal)8.7759 hours



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Surface Textures

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Last Modified: 12 Sep 2021