( 65996) 1998 MX5

(1998 MX5 )

Discovery Circumstances:

LINEAR - Lincoln Laboratory ETS, New Mexico

24 Jun 1998

(1)

Orbital Type:

AM

(*)

Taxonomic Type:

P;Xk

( 2)( 3)( 4)

Albedo:

m

( 5)

Diameter:(km)

0.8 km

( 6)

H:(mag)

18.40

(#)

G:

0.15

(#)

U-B:(mag)

-

-

B-V:(mag)

-

-

V-R:(mag)

-

-

R-I:(mag)

-

-

Rotation Period:(hrs)

-

( 7)

Quality:

L

( 7)

Lightcurve Amplitude:(mag)

-

( 7)

Spin Vector:

-

-

Sense of Rotation:

-

-

Radar Observations:

-

-

Spectral Observations:

Y

( 8)

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

L - as rotation quality code means lightcurve data obtained

References

( 1) M.P.E.C. 1998-M22

(002) DeMeo, F. & R.P. Binzel (2008) Icarus 194, 436-449. (Comets in the near-Earth object population) ()

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

(004) Lazzarin, M., Marchi,S. & Magrin, S. (2010) SINEO Database (Spectroscopic Investiation of Near-Earth Objects)

(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) 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)

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

(008) Lazzarin, M., Marchi,S. & Magrin, S. (2010) SINEO Database (Spectroscopic Investiation of Near-Earth Objects)


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