(139359) 2001 ME1

(2001 ME1 )

Discovery Circumstances:

LINEAR - Lincoln Laboratory ETS, New Mexico

16 Jun 2001

(1)

Orbital Type:

AP

(*)

Taxonomic Type:

P

( 2)

Albedo:

0.04

( 3)

Diameter:(km)

1.4 - 3.2 km

($)

H:(mag)

16.60

(#)

G:

0.15

(#)

U-B:(mag)

-

-

B-V:(mag)

-

-

V-R:(mag)

-

-

R-I:(mag)

-

-

Rotation Period:(hrs)

-

-

Quality:

-

-

Lightcurve Amplitude:(mag)

-

-

Spin Vector:

-

-

Sense of Rotation:

-

-

Radar Observations:

Y

( 4)

Spectral Observations:

Y

( 5)

IR Observations:

-

-

Remarks

* - orbital type derived from osculating orbital elements

$ - diameter range derived from H and assumed albedo for C and S type - 0.04 and 0.20 respectively

# - absolute magnitude H derived from astrometric observation via orbit determination - G value assumed to be 0.15

References

( 1) M.P.E.C. 2001-M12

(002) Rivkin, A.S. et al. (2005) Icarus 175, 175-180. (Constraining near-Earth object albedos using near-infrared spectroscopy) (1580,3103,29075,2001 ME1, 26760)

(003) Rivkin, A.S. et al. (2005) Icarus 175, 175-180. (Constraining near-Earth object albedos using near-infrared spectroscopy) (1580,3103,29075,2001 ME1, 26760)

(004) JPL's NEO Radar Detection Program Webpage

(005) Rivkin, A.S. et al. (2005) Icarus 175, 175-180. (Constraining near-Earth object albedos using near-infrared spectroscopy) (1580,3103,29075,2001 ME1, 26760)


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