Orbital Elements

  • Epoch: 2459000.5 JD
  • Semi-major axis: 2.196 AU
  • Eccentricity: 0.0695
  • Inclination: 2.73 deg
  • Longitude of Ascending Node: 241.12 deg
  • Argument of Periapsis: 307.96 deg
  • Mean Anomaly: 262.62 deg

Physical Characteristics

  • Diameter: 6.55900 km
  • Magnitude: 13.1
  • Albedo: 0.259
  • Spectral type (SMASS): S

Shape Model Characteristics

At 2452959.0 JD:
  • Spin period in hours: 5.25638
  • Spin latitude: -14.0
  • Spin longitude: -14.0
  • Spin angle: 0.0
  • Quality level: -1.0

This shape model of asteroid Sagan is provided by the DAMIT database from The Astronomical Institute of the Charles University in Prague, Czechia.

The model is rotated on its Z axis for the purpose of this visualization, which may not reflect actual rotation.