Orbital Elements

  • Epoch: 2459396.5 JD
  • Semi-major axis: 2.645 AU
  • Eccentricity: 0.1732
  • Inclination: 3.05 deg
  • Longitude of Ascending Node: 7.5 deg
  • Argument of Periapsis: 43.8 deg
  • Mean Anomaly: 201.62 deg

Physical Characteristics

  • Diameter: 71.82000 km
  • Magnitude: 9.54
  • Albedo: 0.016
  • Spectral type (Tholen): C
  • Spectral type (SMASS): Ch

Shape Model Characteristics

At 2447473.0 JD:
  • Spin period in hours: 9.73572
  • Spin latitude: -68.0
  • Spin longitude: -68.0
  • Spin angle: 0.0
  • Quality level: -1.0

This shape model of asteroid Maja 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.