News | Published:

Our Astronomical Column



    THE MINOR PLANET, No. 153.—This planet, discovered by Palisa at Pola on Nov. 2, 1875, and which has been named Hilda by Prof. Oppölzer, is found to have a period of revolution considerably longer than any other member of the group. In No. 39 of Prof. Tietjen's “Berlin Circular” is an orbit calculated by Dr. Schmidt, which represents closely the observations to the end of the year. It is as follows:—

    Rights and permissions

    To obtain permission to re-use content from this article visit RightsLink.

    About this article

    Publication history

    • Issue Date



    By submitting a comment you agree to abide by our Terms and Community Guidelines. If you find something abusive or that does not comply with our terms or guidelines please flag it as inappropriate.