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Asteroid 1036 Ganymed

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Asteroid 1036 Ganymed Orbital Elements

The following table lists the orbital elements of Asteroid 1036 Ganymed at epoch 26 April 2019 00:00 UTC (JD: 2458600.5). Source: JPL Small-Body Database

Element Symbol Value
Orbit eccentricity e 0.53323474
Orbit inclination i 26.68761205°
Perihelion distance q 1.24353049 AU
186,029,514 km
Aphelion distance Q 4.08476017 AU
611,071,426 km
Semi-major axis a 2.66414533 AU
398,550,470 km
Orbital period period 4.3500 years
1,588.3101 days
Date of perihelion transit Tp 2020-May-09 17:46:18
2,458,979.2405 JD
Argument of perihelion peri 132.39635622152°
Longitude of the ascending node node 215.55750305636°
Mean anomaly M 274.15619742479°
Mean motion n 0.22665599°/day

Visualization of Asteroid 1036 Ganymed Orbit

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Orbit Diagram of Asteroid 1036 Ganymed
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Asteroid 1036 Ganymed Physical Data

The following shows the known values of the most important physical parameters of Asteroid 1036 Ganymed. Source: JPL Small-Body Database

Physical Parameter Value Relative to Earth
Diameter 31.66 km 0.0025
Sideral Rotation 10.2970 hours 0.4302
Absolute Magnitude 9.45
Geometric Albedo 0.2926

Asteroid 1036 Ganymed 15 Days Ephemeris

The following table lists the ephemerides of Asteroid 1036 Ganymed computed for the past and next 7 days, with a 24 hours interval. Click on each row of the table to locate Asteroid 1036 Ganymed in our Online Planetarium at the chosen date.

Date Right AscensionR.A. DeclinationDec. MagnitudeMag Constellation
2019 May 17 13h 08m 39s -10° 54’ 11” 14.28 Virgo
2019 May 18 13h 08m 03s -10° 44’ 16” 14.29 Virgo
2019 May 19 13h 07m 27s -10° 34’ 26” 14.30 Virgo
2019 May 20 13h 06m 52s -10° 24’ 43” 14.31 Virgo
2019 May 21 13h 06m 19s -10° 15’ 07” 14.33 Virgo
2019 May 22 13h 05m 47s -10° 05’ 39” 14.34 Virgo
2019 May 23 13h 05m 16s -09° 56’ 20” 14.35 Virgo
2019 May 24 13h 04m 46s -09° 47’ 08” 14.36 Virgo
2019 May 25 13h 04m 18s -09° 38’ 03” 14.37 Virgo
2019 May 26 13h 03m 51s -09° 29’ 08” 14.38 Virgo
2019 May 27 13h 03m 24s -09° 20’ 21” 14.39 Virgo
2019 May 28 13h 03m 01s -09° 11’ 43” 14.40 Virgo
2019 May 29 13h 02m 36s -09° 03’ 14” 14.41 Virgo
2019 May 30 13h 02m 14s -08° 54’ 55” 14.42 Virgo