|Properties of the orbit ( animation )|
|Orbit type||Apollo type|
|Major semi-axis||2.4048 AU|
|Perihelion - aphelion||0.8242 AU - 3.9855 AU|
|Inclination of the orbit plane||24.418 °|
|Sidereal period||3,729 a|
|Mean orbital velocity||19.21 km / s|
|Medium diameter||3.2 - 7.1 km|
|Medium density||? g / cm³|
|Rotation period||? H|
|Absolute brightness||14.083 mag|
|Date of discovery||1976|
|Another name||1976 WA|
|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.|
(2329) Orthos is an asteroid of the Apollo-type , which on 19 November 1976 by Hans-Emil Schuster at the European Southern Observatory in La Silla was discovered.
The asteroid was named after the two-headed dog Orthos from Greek mythology .