( 3551) Verenia

(1983 RD )

Discovery Circumstances:

R. S. Dunbar - Palomar Mountain

12 Sep 1983

(1)

Orbital Type:

AM

(*)( 2)( 3)( 4)( 5)( 6)

Taxonomic Type:

V

( 7)

Albedo:

0.28

( 8)( 9)(10)

Diameter:(km)

0.87 km

(11)(12)(13)

H:(mag)

16.80

(#)

G:

0.15

(#)

U-B:(mag)

0.39

(14)

B-V:(mag)

0.13

(14)

V-R:(mag)

-

-

R-I:(mag)

-

-

Rotation Period:(hrs)

4.930

(15)(16)(17)(18)

Quality:

2 !

(15)(16)(17)(18)

Lightcurve Amplitude:(mag)

0.11-0.15

(15)(16)(17)(18)

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) M.P.C. 8120

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

(003) Hahn, G. & C.-I. Lagerkvist (1988) Celest. Mech. 43, 285-302. (Orbital evolution studies of planet-crossing asteroids)

(004) Hahn, G. & C.-I. Lagerkvist (1988) in "The Few Body Problem" (Ed.M.J. Valtonen), Kluwer Acad. Publ., Dordrecht, Netherlands, pp. 143-146. (Long-term orbital evolution studies of Aten-Apollo-Amor objects)

(005) Hahn, G. & H. Rickman (1985) Icarus 61, 417-442. (Asteroids in cometary orbits)

(006) Benest, D. et al. (1985) IN: Dynamics of comets: Their origin and evolution; Dordrecht, D. Reidel Publishing Co., pp. 365-370. (A study of the pre-discovery motion of the two asteroids 1983 SA and 1983 XF)

(007) Cruikshank, D.P. et al. (1991) Icarus 89, 1-13. (Three basaltic earth-approaching asteroids and the source of the basaltic meteorites)

(008) Thomas, C.A. et al. (2011) Astron. J. 142, 85. (ExploreNEOs. V. AVERAGE ALBEDO BY TAXONOMIC COMPLEX IN THE NEAR-EARTH ASTEROID POPULATION) (new albedos data for 118 NEOs)

(009) Harris, A.W. (DLR) & J.S.V Lagerros (2002) in "Asteroids III" (Eds. W.F.Bottke et al.), Univ.Ariz.Press, Tucson, USA, pp. 205-218. (Asteroids in the thermal infrared)

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

(011) Harris, A.W. (DLR) & J.S.V Lagerros (2002) in "Asteroids III" (Eds. W.F.Bottke et al.), Univ.Ariz.Press, Tucson, USA, pp. 205-218. (Asteroids in the thermal infrared)

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

(013) Cruikshank, D.P. et al. (1991) Icarus 89, 1-13. (Three basaltic earth-approaching asteroids and the source of the basaltic meteorites)

(014) Cruikshank, D.P. et al. (1991) Icarus 89, 1-13. (Three basaltic earth-approaching asteroids and the source of the basaltic meteorites)

(015) Harris, A.W. & J.W. Young (1985) B.A.A.S. 17, 726. (Photometric Results for Earth Approaching Asteroids.) (1627,1036,1862,1982RA,1982XB,1983RD,1984KD)

(016) Binzel, R.P. (1987) Icarus 72, 135-208. (A photoelectric survey of 130 asteroids)

(017) Wisniewski, W.Z. (1987) Icarus 70, 566-572. (Photometry of six radar target asteroids)1986 DA, 3199, 3103, and 1983 RD. 1986 JK and 1986 RA

(018) Harris, A.W. (DLR) (1998) Icarus 131, 291-301. (A Thermal Model for Near-Earth Asteroids)


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