( 6053) 1993 BW3

(1993 BW3 )

Discovery Circumstances:

R. H. McNaught - Siding Spring Observatory

30 Jan 1993

(1)

Orbital Type:

AM

(*)

Taxonomic Type:

S,QR,Sq

( 2)( 3)( 4)( 5)

Albedo:

0.18

( 6)( 7)( 8)

Diameter:(km)

3.1 km

( 9)(10)(11)

H:(mag)

15.23

(12)

G:

0.29

(13)

U-B:(mag)

-

-

B-V:(mag)

0.99

(14)

V-R:(mag)

0.48

(15)

R-I:(mag)

0.35

(16)

Rotation Period:(hrs)

2.573419

(17)(18)(19)(20)(21)

Quality:

4 !

(17)(18)(19)(20)(21)

Lightcurve Amplitude:(mag)

0.03-0.5

(17)(18)(19)(20)(21)

Spin Vector:

l=178,b=+12

(22)(23)

Sense of Rotation:

-

-

Radar Observations:

-

-

Spectral Observations:

Y

(24)(25)(26)(27)

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.

References

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(003) Hicks, M.D. et al. (1998) Icarus 133, 69-78. (The Unusual Spectra of 15 Near-Earth Asteroids and Extinct Comet Candidates)(1566,1620,2063,2102,2201,3200,4953,6053,6489,7092,8176,1994ES1,1995CR,1996JA1)

(004) 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.)

(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) Pravec, P. et al. (1997) Icarus 127 441-451. (Spin Vector, Shape, and Size of the Amor Asteroid (6053) 1993 BW_3)

(007) 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)

(008) Nugent, C.R. et al. (2015) Astrophys. J. 814_117 (13pp) (NEOWISE Reactivation Mission Year One: Preliminary Asteroid Diameters and Albedos)(201 NEOs)

(009) Pravec, P. et al. (1997) Icarus 127 441-451. (Spin Vector, Shape, and Size of the Amor Asteroid (6053) 1993 BW_3)

(010) 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)

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(019) Kaasalainen, M. et al. (2002) Icarus 159, 369-395. (Models of Twenty Asteroids from Photometric Data;..1036,3103,6053,..)

(020) Torppa, J. et al. (2008) Icarus 198, 91-107. (Asteroid shape and spin statistics from convex models) (1036,1580,1627,1862,1980,2100,3908,5587,6053)

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(023) Pravec, P. et al. (1997) Icarus 127 441-451. (Spin Vector, Shape, and Size of the Amor Asteroid (6053) 1993 BW_3)

(024) 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.)

(025) 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.)

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