( 6063) Jason

(1984 KB )

Discovery Circumstances:

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

27 May 1984

(1)

Orbital Type:

AP

(*)( 2)

Taxonomic Type:

K/Sq,S

( 3)( 4)( 5)( 6)

Albedo:

0.16

( 7)

Diameter:(km)

1.4 km

( 8)

H:(mag)

15.87

( 9)

G:

0.15

(#)

U-B:(mag)

-

-

B-V:(mag)

-

-

V-R:(mag)

-

-

R-I:(mag)

-

-

Rotation Period:(hrs)

51.7

(10)

Quality:

3 !

(10)

Lightcurve Amplitude:(mag)

0.5

(10)

Spin Vector:

-

-

Sense of Rotation:

-

-

Radar Observations:

Y

(11)

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) I.A.U.Circ. 3947

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

(003) Tubiana, C. et al. (2015) Astron. Astrophys. 584, A97. (2P/Encke, the Taurid complex NEOs and the Maribo and Sutter’s Mill meteorites) (10 NEOs)

(004) Bell, J.F. et al. (1988) Icarus 73, 482-486. (Composition and size of Apollo asteroid 1984 KB)

(005) DeMeo, F.E. et al. (2014) Icarus 227, 112-122. (Mars encounters cause fresh surfaces on some near-Earth asteroids) (contains taxonomic classification of 249 NEAs)

(006) Popescu, M. et al. (2014) Astron. Astrophys. 572, A106. (Spectral properties of the largest asteroids associated with Taurid Complex) (2201,4183,4486,5143,6063,269690)

(007) Bell, J.F. et al. (1988) Icarus 73, 482-486. (Composition and size of Apollo asteroid 1984 KB)

(008) Bell, J.F. et al. (1988) Icarus 73, 482-486. (Composition and size of Apollo asteroid 1984 KB)

(009) Tubiana, C. et al. (2015) Astron. Astrophys. 584, A97. (2P/Encke, the Taurid complex NEOs and the Maribo and Sutter’s Mill meteorites) (10 NEOs)

(010) Warner, B.D. (2014) MPB 41,113-124. (NEAR-EARTH ASTEROID LIGHTCURVE ANALYSIS AT CS3-PALMER DIVIDE STATION: 2013 SEPTEMBER-DECEMBER)(LCs of 36 NEAs)

(011) JPL's NEO Radar Detection Program Webpage


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