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66 Maja
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66 Maja

66 Maja
Orbital characteristics 1
Orbit type Main belt
Semimajor axis 2.645 AU
Perihelion distance 2.186 AU
Aphelion distance 3.103 AU
Orbital period 4.30 years
Inclination 3.05°
Eccentricity 0.173
Physical characteristics 1
Diameter 72.8 km
Rotation period 3 9.733 hours
Spectral class C
Abs. magnitude 9.36
Albedo 4 0.060
History 2
Discoverer H. P. Tuttle, 1861

66 Maja is a dark, quite large Main belt asteroid.

It was discovered by H. P. Tuttle on April 9, 1861.

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