(855) Newcombia

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(855) Newcombia
Properties of the orbit ( animation )
Orbit type Main belt asteroid
Major semi-axis 2.3615  AU
eccentricity 0.1789
Perihelion - aphelion 1.939 AU - 2.784 AU
Inclination of the orbit plane 10.907 °
Sidereal period 3,629 a
Mean orbital velocity 19.382 km / s
Physical Properties
Medium diameter approx. 12 km
Albedo ?
Rotation period ? H
Absolute brightness 11.8 mag
Spectral class ?
Explorer SI Beljavski
Date of discovery April 3, 1916
Another name 1916 ZP, 1935 SJ 1 , 1938 KB
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(855) Newcombia is an asteroid of the main belt , which on April 3, 1916 by the Russian astronomer Sergei Ivanovich Beljavski the Crimean Astrophysical Observatory in simeiz was discovered.

The asteroid is named after the American astronomer Simon Newcomb .

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