(1092) Lilium

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(1092) Lilium
Properties of the orbit ( animation )
Orbit type Main belt asteroid
Major semi-axis 2.9023  AE
eccentricity 0.0787
Perihelion - aphelion 2.764 AU - 3.1305 AU
Inclination of the orbit plane 5.39 °
Sidereal period 4,944 a
Mean orbital velocity 17.48 km / s
Physical Properties
Medium diameter 46.17 km
Albedo 0.0390
Rotation period 17.63 h
Absolute brightness 10,661 likes
Explorer K. Reinmuth
Date of discovery 1924
Another name 1924 PN , 1929 BE, 1936 QE
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(1092) Lilium is an asteroid of the main belt that was discovered on January 12, 1924 by the German astronomer Karl Wilhelm Reinmuth in Heidelberg .

The asteroid is named after the lily genus .

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