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666 Desdemona

666 Desdemona
Discovered by August Kopff
Discovery site Heidelberg
Discovery date July 23, 1908
MPC designation 666 Desdemona
Named after
1908 DM
Main Belt Asteroid
Orbital characteristics
Epoch August 18, 2005 (JDCT 2453600.5)
Aphelion 3.212 AU
Perihelion 1.973 AU
2.592 AU
Eccentricity 0.239
4.174 a
Inclination 7.592°
Proper orbital elements
Proper mean motion
0.2359 deg / yr
1526.07037 yr
(557397.202 d)
Physical characteristics
Sidereal rotation period
15.45 hours
Albedo 0.1055 (geometric)
Temperature 155-193 K

666 Desdemona is a minor planet orbiting the Sun.

External links

  • Discovery Circumstances: Numbered Minor Planets
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