( 2368) Beltrovata

(1977 RA )

Discovery Circumstances:

P. Wild - Berne-Zimmerwald

4 Sep 1977

(1)

Orbital Type:

AM

(*)( 2)

Taxonomic Type:

-

-

Albedo:

0.161

( 3)( 4)

Diameter:(km)

3.003 km

( 5)( 6)

H:(mag)

15.20

(#)

G:

0.15

(#)

U-B:(mag)

0.52

( 7)

B-V:(mag)

0.83

( 7)

V-R:(mag)

-

-

R-I:(mag)

-

-

Rotation Period:(hrs)

5.9

( 8)( 9)

Quality:

2 !

( 8)( 9)

Lightcurve Amplitude:(mag)

0.84

( 8)( 9)

Spin Vector:

-

-

Sense of Rotation:

-

-

Radar Observations:

-

-

Spectral Observations:

-

-

IR Observations:

-

-

Remarks

* - orbital type derived from osculating orbital elements

# - absolute magnitude H derived from astrometric observation via orbit determination - G value assumed to be 0.15

! - 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

( 1) I.A.U.Circ. 3104

(002) Milani, A. et al. (1989) Icarus 78, 212-269. (Dynamics of planet-crossing asteroids - Classes of orbital behavior - project Spaceguard)

(003) Mainzer, A. et al. (2011) ApJ 743, 156. (NEOWISE Observations of Near-Earth Objects: Preliminary Results) (albedo and diameters of 428 NEOs)

(004) Veeder, G.J. et al. (1989) Astron. J. 97, 1211-1219. (Radiometry of near-earth asteroids)

(005) Mainzer, A. et al. (2011) ApJ 743, 156. (NEOWISE Observations of Near-Earth Objects: Preliminary Results) (albedo and diameters of 428 NEOs)

(006) Veeder, G.J. et al. (1989) Astron. J. 97, 1211-1219. (Radiometry of near-earth asteroids)

(007) Degewij, J. et al. (1978) Astron. J. 83, 643-650. (Minor planets and related objects. XXV - UBV photometry of 145 faint asteroids)

(008) Martin, L. & E. Bowell (1977) I.A.U. Circ. 3111. (1977 RA - Rotation period)

(009) Erikson, A. et al. (2000) Icarus 147, 487-497. (The Near-Earth Objects Follow-Up Program III: 32 Lightcurves for 12 Objects from 1992 to 1995) (433,1917,2368,3753,4769,4953,6491, 1995 EK1, 1995 FJ; 57 38,7467,1995 LH)


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