( 68216) 2001 CV26

(2001 CV26 )

Discovery Circumstances:

LINEAR - Lincoln Laboratory ETS, New Mexico

1 Feb 2001

(1)

Orbital Type:

AP

(*)( 2)

Taxonomic Type:

Sq

( 3)( 4)( 5)( 6)( 7)

Albedo:

0.29

( 8)( 9)

Diameter:(km)

1.400 km

(10)

H:(mag)

16.50

(#)

G:

0.15

(#)

U-B:(mag)

-

-

B-V:(mag)

0.92

(11)

V-R:(mag)

0.48

(12)

R-I:(mag)

-

-

Rotation Period:(hrs)

2.4290

(13)(14)(15)(16)(17)(18)

Quality:

3B? !

(13)(14)(15)(16)(17)(18)

Lightcurve Amplitude:(mag)

0.12-0.2

(13)(14)(15)(16)(17)(18)

Spin Vector:

-

-

Sense of Rotation:

-

-

Radar Observations:

Y

(19)

Spectral Observations:

Y

(20)

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.

B - in rotation quality code means Binary asteroid

References

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(004) Somers, J.M. et al. (2010) DPS 42, 1316. (abstract) (Optical Characterization Of Planetary Radar Targets, Low-deltaV, And Potentially Hazardous Asteroids: Results From 2009-2010)

(005) Ye, Q. (2011) Astron. J. 141, 32. (BVRI photometry of 53 unusual asteroids) (35 NEAs)

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

(007) 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)

(008) Mainzer, A. et al. (2011) ApJ 743, 156. (NEOWISE Observations of Near-Earth Objects: Preliminary Results) (albedo and diameters of 428 NEOs)

(009) Thomas, C.A. et al. (2011) Astron. J. 142, 85. (ExploreNEOs. V. AVERAGE ALBEDO BY TAXONOMIC COMPLEX IN THE NEAR-EARTH ASTEROID POPULATION) (new albedos data for 118 NEOs)

(010) Mainzer, A. et al. (2011) ApJ 743, 156. (NEOWISE Observations of Near-Earth Objects: Preliminary Results) (albedo and diameters of 428 NEOs)

(011) Ye, Q. (2011) Astron. J. 141, 32. (BVRI photometry of 53 unusual asteroids) (35 NEAs)

(012) Ye, Q. (2011) Astron. J. 141, 32. (BVRI photometry of 53 unusual asteroids) (35 NEAs)

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(017) Stephens, R.D. et al. (2015) MPB 42, 276-277. (LIGHTCURVE ANALYSIS OF TWO NEAR EARTH ASTEROIDS)(2014YB35,68216)

(018) Warner, B.D. (2016) MPB 43, 240-250. (NEAR-EARTH ASTEROID LIGHTCURVE ANALYSIS AT CS3-PALMER DIVIDE STATION: 2016 JANUARY-APRIL)(38NEAs)

(019) JPL's NEO Radar Detection Program Webpage

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