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1057 Wanda

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Discovery date  16 August 1925
Observation arc  33079 days (90.57 yr)
Perihelion  2.1818 AU (326.39 Gm)
Absolute magnitude  10.96
Discoverer  Grigory Shajn
Asteroid group  Asteroid belt
Alternative names  1925 QB
Aphelion  3.6098 AU (540.02 Gm)
Discovered  16 August 1925
Orbits  Sun
Discovery site  Simeiz Observatory
Discovered by  Grigory Abramovich Shajn
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1057 Wanda is a minor planet orbiting the Sun. Initially it received the designation 1925 QB. Named in the honour of the Polish and Russian writer Wanda Wasilewska. It has a diameter of 49 km.

Photometric observations of this asteroid collected during 2004–2005 show a rotation period of 28.49 ± 0.03 hours with a brightness variation of 0.14 ± 0.02 magnitude.


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