(1265) Schweikarda

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(1265) Schweikarda
Properties of the orbit ( animation )
Orbit type Main belt asteroid
Asteroid family Eos family
Major semi-axis 3.0237  AU
eccentricity 0.0775
Perihelion - aphelion 2.7895 AU - 3.258 AU
Inclination of the orbit plane 9.519 °
Sidereal period 5,258 a
Mean orbital velocity 17.13 km / s
Physical Properties
Medium diameter 21 km
Dimensions ? Template: Infobox asteroid / maintenance / masskg
Albedo ?
Medium density ? g / cm³
Rotation period ? H
Absolute brightness 11,194 mag
Spectral class ?
Explorer Franz Kaiser
Date of discovery October 18, 1911
Another name 1911 MV, 1929 CS
Source: Unless otherwise stated, the data comes from JPL Small-Body Database Browser . The affiliation to an asteroid family is automatically determined from the AstDyS-2 database . Please also note the note on asteroid items.

(1265) Schweikarda is an asteroid of the main belt that was discovered on October 18, 1911 by the German astronomer Franz Kaiser in Heidelberg .

The asteroid was named after the maiden name Schweikard of the discoverer's mother.

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