Asteroid (896) Sphinx

Orbital characteristics

Epoch 17-Dec-2020 (2459200.5 JD)
Apoapsis2.6586 AU
3.9772×108 km
Periapsis1.9129 AU
2.8617×108 km
Semi-major axis2.2858 AU
3.4194×108 km
Eccentricity 0.1631195
Inclination8.1896 °
Longitude of asc. node254.18 °
Argument of periapsis1.9953 °
Orbital period1262.24 days
3.456 years
Avg. orbital speed19.57 km/s

Physical characteristics

Mean diameter11.974 km
Rotation period (sidereal)12.952 hours
Textures: Solid Gray Grid



Models are given in Stanford Triangle Format (PLY) and Alias Waveform Format (OBJ) - you can use MeshLab or any other tool to convert them to other formats.

Please note that the models are in planetocentric coordinate system, with Z axis passing through north pole. Actual rotational axis may differ from planetocentric poles, especially for small irregular bodies.

Surface Textures

This object does not have textures yet and is being displayed as a solid gray shape.

Last Modified: 03 Jul 2021