( 4341) Poseidon

(1987 KF )

Discovery Circumstances:

C. S. Shoemaker - Palomar Mountain

29 May 1987

(1)

Orbital Type:

AP

(*)

Taxonomic Type:

O

( 2)( 3)

Albedo:

mh

( 4)

Diameter:(km)

2.5 km

( 5)

H:(mag)

15.90

(#)

G:

0.15

(#)

U-B:(mag)

-

-

B-V:(mag)

-

-

V-R:(mag)

-

-

R-I:(mag)

-

-

Rotation Period:(hrs)

6.262

( 6)( 7)( 8)

Quality:

2 !

( 6)( 7)( 8)

Lightcurve Amplitude:(mag)

0.08

( 6)( 7)( 8)

Spin Vector:

-

-

Sense of Rotation:

-

-

Radar Observations:

-

-

Spectral Observations:

Y

( 9)(10)(11)

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. 4402

(002) 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.)

(003) 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.)

(004) Binzel, R.P. et al. (2002) in "Asteroids III" (Eds. W.F.Bottke et al.), Univ.Ariz.Press, Tucson, USA, pp. 255-271. (Physical Properties of NEOs)

(005) Binzel, R.P. et al. (2002) in "Asteroids III" (Eds. W.F.Bottke et al.), Univ.Ariz.Press, Tucson, USA, pp. 255-271. (Physical Properties of NEOs)

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

(007) Pravec, P. et al. (1998) Icarus 136, 124-153. (Lightcurves of 26 Near-Earth Asteroids)(1943,2063,2100,3103,3122,3200,3691,3752,4341,4957,5143,5587,7025,7341,7480,7482,7822,8034,1989UQ,1992CC1,1992QN,1995FX,1997BR,1997GH3,1997GL3,1997SE5)

(008) Krugly, Yu.N. et al. (2002) Icarus 158, 294-304. (The Near-Earth Objects Follow-up Program. IV. CCD Photometry in 1996-1999).

(009) 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.)

(010) 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.)

(011) Fevig. R.A. and U. Fink (2007) Icarus 188, 175-188. (Spectral observations of 19 weathered and 23 fresh NEAs and their correlations with orbital parameters)(433,1036,1627,1685,1862,1866,1943,1980,3103,3122,3199,3671,4183,4341,4954,5587,5751,5836,6037,7358,7482,7753,7822,7977,8201,10563,11066,13651,13651,19356,20236,20255,35107,85490,J97GD32,J97UH9,J97US9,J98HE3,J98HT31,J98ME3,J98MS2,K04LC2)


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