( 3671) Dionysus

(1984 KD )

Discovery Circumstances:

C. S. Shoemaker, E. M. Shoemaker - Palomar Mountain

27 May 1984

(1)

Orbital Type:

AM

(*)( 2)

Taxonomic Type:

Cb;X

( 3)( 4)( 5)

Albedo:

0.18

( 6)( 7)( 8)

Diameter:(km)

0.89 km

( 9)(10)(11)

H:(mag)

16.670

(12)(13)

G:

0.21

(14)(15)

U-B:(mag)

-

-

B-V:(mag)

-

-

V-R:(mag)

0.40

(16)

R-I:(mag)

-

-

Rotation Period:(hrs)

2.7053+27.74

(17)(18)(19)(20)(21)(22)(23)(24)

Quality:

2B !

(17)(18)(19)(20)(21)(22)(23)(24)

Lightcurve Amplitude:(mag)

0.14-0.26

(17)(18)(19)(20)(21)(22)(23)(24)

Spin Vector:

-

-

Sense of Rotation:

-

-

Radar Observations:

-

-

Spectral Observations:

Y

(25)(26)(27)(28)

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.

B - in rotation quality code means Binary asteroid

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