Asteroid (3281) Maupertuis

Orbital characteristics

Epoch 26-Apr-2019 (2458600.5 JD)
Apoapsis2.5789 AU
3.8579×108 km
Periapsis2.1206 AU
3.1723×108 km
Semi-major axis2.3497 AU
3.5151×108 km
Inclination5.9904 °
Longitude of asc. node348.45 °
Argument of periapsis240.49 °
Orbital period1315.59 days
3.602 years
Avg. orbital speed19.38 km/s

Physical characteristics

Mean diameter5.4820 km
Rotation period (sidereal)6.7298 hours
Textures: Solid Gray Grid



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Surface Textures

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Last Modified: 22 Jan 2020