( 68278) 2001 FC7

(2001 FC7 )

Discovery Circumstances:

Spacewatch - Steward Observatory, Kitt Peak-Spacewatch

18 Mar 2001

(1)

Orbital Type:

AM

(*)

Taxonomic Type:

-

-

Albedo:

0.087

( 2)( 3)

Diameter:(km)

0.9 km

( 4)( 5)

H:(mag)

18.40

(#)

G:

0.15

(#)

U-B:(mag)

-

-

B-V:(mag)

-

-

V-R:(mag)

-

-

R-I:(mag)

-

-

V-I:(mag)

-

-

B-R:(mag)

-

-

Rotation Period:(hrs)

4.230

( 6)

Quality:

2 !

( 6)

Lightcurve Amplitude:(mag)

0.22

( 6)

Spin Vector:

-

-

Sense of Rotation:

-

-

Radar Observations:

-

-

Spectral Observations:

-

-

IR Observations:

Y

( 7)( 8)

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

(001) M.P.E.C. 2001-F20

(002) Mainzer, A.; Grav, T.; Masiero, J.; Bauer, J.; et al. (2012) Astrophys. J. Let. 760, L12.

(003) Nugent, C.R. et al. (2016) Astron. J. 152_63 (12pp) (NEOWISE Reactivation Mission Year Two: Asteroid Diameters and Albedos) (207 NEOs)

(004) Mainzer, A.; Grav, T.; Masiero, J.; Bauer, J.; et al. (2012) Astrophys. J. Let. 760, L12.

(005) Nugent, C.R. et al. (2016) Astron. J. 152_63 (12pp) (NEOWISE Reactivation Mission Year Two: Asteroid Diameters and Albedos) (207 NEOs)

(006) Monteiro, F. et al. (2017) MPB 44, 20-22. (LIGHTCURVE ANALYSIS FOR TEN NEAR-EARTH ASTEROIDS)

(007) Mainzer, A.; Grav, T.; Masiero, J.; Bauer, J.; et al. (2012) Astrophys. J. Let. 760, L12.

(008) Nugent, C.R. et al. (2016) Astron. J. 152_63 (12pp) (NEOWISE Reactivation Mission Year Two: Asteroid Diameters and Albedos) (207 NEOs)


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