( 2063) Bacchus

(1977 HB )

Discovery Circumstances:

C. T. Kowal - Palomar Mountain

24 Apr 1977

(1)

Orbital Type:

AP

(*)( 2)

Taxonomic Type:

Q;Sq

( 3)( 4)( 5)( 6)

Albedo:

mh

( 7)

Diameter:(km)

1.2 km

( 8)

H:(mag)

17.250

( 9)(10)

G:

0.23

(11)(12)

U-B:(mag)

-

-

B-V:(mag)

0.84

(13)

V-R:(mag)

-

-

R-I:(mag)

-

-

Rotation Period:(hrs)

14.904

(14)(15)

Quality:

3 !

(14)(15)

Lightcurve Amplitude:(mag)

0.22-0.42

(14)(15)

Spin Vector:

-

-

Sense of Rotation:

-

-

Radar Observations:

Y

(16)(17)

Spectral Observations:

Y

(18)(19)(20)(21)(22)(23)

IR Observations:

-

-

Remarks

* - orbital type derived from osculating orbital elements

! - quality code according to Lagerkvist et al. (1989) in "Asteroids II" (Eds. R.P.Binzel et al.), Univ.Ariz.Press, Tucson, USA, pp. 1162-1179.

References

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(004) Bus, S.J. & Binzel, R.P. (2002) Icarus 158,106-145. (Phase II of the Small Main-Belt Asteroid Spectrographic Survey: A Feature-Based Taxonomy.)

(005) Binzel, R.P. et al. (2004) Meteorit. Planet. Sci. 39, 351-366. (Dynamical and compositional assessment of near-Earth object mission targets) (new spectra and taxonomy of 22 NEOs)

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(013) Bowell, E. (1977) I.A.U. Circ. 3067. (1977 HB - B-V)

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(015) Warner, B.D. (2015) MPB 42, 256-266. (NEAR-EARTH ASTEROID LIGHTCURVE ANALYSIS AT CS3-PALMER DIVIDE STATION: 2015 MARCH-JUNE)(35 NEAs)

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(017) Benner, L.A.M. et al. (1999) Icarus 139, 309-327. (Radar Observations of Asteroid 2063 Bacchus)

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(019) Lazzarin, M. et al. (1997) B.A.A.S. 29, 966. (Spectroscopic Comparison Between Near-Earth Asteroids and Ordinary Chondrites Meteorites)

(020) Bus, S.J. & Binzel, R.P. (2002) Icarus 158,106-145. (Phase II of the Small Main-Belt Asteroid Spectrographic Survey: A Feature-Based Taxonomy.)

(021) Binzel, R.P. et al. (2004) Meteorit. Planet. Sci. 39, 351-366. (Dynamical and compositional assessment of near-Earth object mission targets) (new spectra and taxonomy of 22 NEOs)

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