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38 Leda

Asteroid Number38
Asteroid GroupMain Asteroid Belt
Asteroid FamilyNot applicable
Composition ClassC-type (carbonaceous)
Orbital Period4 years, 199 days
Distance from the SunSemi-Major Axis: 410,081,000 km (2.74 AU)
Perihelion: 348,202,000 km (2.33 AU)
Aphelion: 471,959,000 km (3.15 AU)
Diameter (Mean)115 km
NotesLeda orbits through the Solar System's Asteroid Belt, passing back and forth across the Belt, and taking some four and half years to complete a single circuit of the Sun. It is not to be confused with another object named Leda, a small moon of Jupiter that is also designated Jupiter XIII.