( 4055) Magellan

(1985 DO2 = 1988 OG )

Discovery Circumstances:

E. F. Helin - Palomar Mountain

24 Feb 1985

(1)

Orbital Type:

AM

(*)( 2)( 3)

Taxonomic Type:

V

( 4)( 5)( 6)( 7)( 8)

Albedo:

0.17

( 9)

Diameter:(km)

3.2 km

(10)

H:(mag)

14.45R

(11)

G:

0.27

(12)

U-B:(mag)

0.52

(13)

B-V:(mag)

0.94

(14)(15)

V-R:(mag)

0.51

(16)

R-I:(mag)

0.24

(17)

V-I:(mag)

0.75

(18)

B-R:(mag)

-

-

Rotation Period:(hrs)

7.496

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

Quality:

3 !

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

Lightcurve Amplitude:(mag)

0.68

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

Spin Vector:

-

-

Sense of Rotation:

-

-

Radar Observations:

-

-

Spectral Observations:

Y

(24)(25)(26)(27)(28)(29)(30)(31)

IR Observations:

Y

(32)(33)(34)

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.

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(003) Lim, L,F. et al. (2008) DPS 40, 2803. (Spitzer IRS Spectra of Basaltic Asteroids: Preliminary Results) (..,4055,..)

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

(005) Binzel, R.P. et al. (2004) Icarus 170, 259-294. (Observed spectral properties of near-Earth objects: results for population distribution, source regions, and space weathering processes.)

(006) Whiteley, R.J. (2001) PhD. Thesis, University of Hawaii. (A Compositional and Dynamical Survey of the Near-Earth Asteroids)

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(008) Thomas, C.A. et al. (2014) Icarus 228, 217-246. (Physical characterization of Warm Spitzer-observed near-Earth objects)

(009) Nugent, C.R. et al. (2016) Astron. J. 152_63 (12pp) (NEOWISE Reactivation Mission Year Two: Asteroid Diameters and Albedos) (207 NEOs)

(010) Nugent, C.R. et al. (2016) Astron. J. 152_63 (12pp) (NEOWISE Reactivation Mission Year Two: Asteroid Diameters and Albedos) (207 NEOs)

(011) Petr Pravec's Ondrejov NEO Photometric Program Webpage "Prepublished Periods"

(012) Petr Pravec's Ondrejov NEO Photometric Program Webpage "Prepublished Periods"

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

(014) Lin, C-H. et al. (2018) P&SS 152, 116-135. (Photometric survey and taxonomic identifications of 92 near-Earth asteroids)

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

(016) Lin, C-H. et al. (2018) P&SS 152, 116-135. (Photometric survey and taxonomic identifications of 92 near-Earth asteroids)

(017) Lin, C-H. et al. (2018) P&SS 152, 116-135. (Photometric survey and taxonomic identifications of 92 near-Earth asteroids)

(018) Lin, C-H. et al. (2018) P&SS 152, 116-135. (Photometric survey and taxonomic identifications of 92 near-Earth asteroids)

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

(020) Warner, B.D. et al. (2014) MPB 41, 157-168. (NEAR-EARTH ASTEROID LIGHTCURVE ANALYSIS AT CS3-PALMER DIVIDE STATION: 2014 JANUARY-MARCH) (1943,4055,4954,25916,35107,40267,53435,68031,85990,86039,138127,143409,243566,275677,277570,294739,357622,377097,1995CR,2006DP14,2009CT,2009QF31,2011BT15,2012AU10,2013XV8,2013YZ13,2013PD21,2013XF22,2013YZ37,2013WT44,2014CR,2014EM,2014BR8,2014CG13,2014CU13,2014EY24,2014AY28,2014EL45,2014BR57,2014DX110)

(021) Petr Pravec's Ondrejov NEO Photometric Program Webpage "Prepublished Periods"

(022) Delbo, M. et al. (2003) Icarus 166, 116-130. (Keck observations of near-Earth asteroids in the thermal infrared)

(023) Sada, P.V. et al. (2016) MPB 43, 154-156. (RESULTS OF THE 2015 MEXICAN ASTEROID PHOTOMETRY CAMPAIGN)(..,4055)

(024) Binzel, R.P. et al. (2004) Icarus 170, 259-294. (Observed spectral properties of near-Earth objects: results for population distribution, source regions, and space weathering processes.)

(025) Binzel, R.P. et al. (2006) LPSC 37, 1491. (The MIT-Hawaii-IRTF joint campaign for NEO spectral reconnaissance.)

(026) Binzel, R.P. et al. Webpage

(027) Burbine, T.H. et al. (2008) ACM2008, 8274. (DETERMINING THE PYROXENE MINERALOGIES OF NEAR-EARTH, MIDDLE-BELT, AND OUTER-BELT VESTOIDS)

(028) deLeon, J. et al. (2010) Astron. Astrophys 517, A23. (Observations, compositional, and physical characterization of near-Earth and Mars-crosser asteroids from a spectroscopic survey)

(029) Sanchez, J.A. et al. (2013) Icarus 225, 131-140. (Surface composition and taxonomic classification of a group of near-Earth and Mars-crossing asteroids) (,4055,19764,89830,138404,143381,159609,164121, 241662,2007ML13)

(030) Thomas, C.A. et al. (2014) Icarus 228, 217-246. (Physical characterization of Warm Spitzer-observed near-Earth objects)

(031) Takir, D. et al. (2015) DPS47-106.05. (astract) (Are near-Earth Vestoids volatile-rich asteroids?)

(032) Mainzer, A.; Grav, T.; Masiero, J.; Bauer, J.; et al. (2012) Astrophys. J. Let. 760, L12.

(033) Nugent, C.R. et al. (2016) Astron. J. 152_63 (12pp) (NEOWISE Reactivation Mission Year Two: Asteroid Diameters and Albedos) (207 NEOs)

(034) Mainzer, A.; Grav, T.; Masiero, J.; Hand, E.; et al. (2011) Astrophys. J. 741, A90. See also Grav 2012b and Masiero 2012.


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