Orbital Elements

  • Epoch: 2459000.5 JD
  • Semi-major axis: 5.262 AU
  • Eccentricity: 0.0228
  • Inclination: 18.16 deg
  • Longitude of Ascending Node: 342.79 deg
  • Argument of Periapsis: 184.24 deg
  • Mean Anomaly: 202.51 deg

Physical Characteristics

  • Diameter: 225.00000 km
  • Magnitude: 7.2
  • Albedo: 0.025
  • Spectral type (Tholen): D

Shape Model Characteristics

At 2435957.0 JD:
  • Spin period in hours: 6.920509
  • Spin latitude: -31.0
  • Spin longitude: -31.0
  • Spin angle: 0.0
  • Quality level: -1.0

This shape model of asteroid Hektor 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.