(159402) 1999 AP10

(1999 AP10 )

Discovery Circumstances:

LINEAR - Lincoln Laboratory ETS, New Mexico

14 Jan 1999

(1)

Orbital Type:

AM

(*)

Taxonomic Type:

Sq;Sa;L

( 2)( 3)( 4)( 5)( 6)( 7)( 8)

Albedo:

0.35

( 9)(10)(11)

Diameter:(km)

1.20 km

(12)(13)

H:(mag)

16.10

(#)

G:

0.15

(#)

U-B:(mag)

-

-

B-V:(mag)

0.98

(14)(15)

V-R:(mag)

0.48

(16)(17)

R-I:(mag)

-

-

Rotation Period:(hrs)

-

-

Quality:

-

-

Lightcurve Amplitude:(mag)

-

-

Spin Vector:

-

-

Sense of Rotation:

-

-

Radar Observations:

Y

(18)

Spectral Observations:

Y

(19)(20)(21)

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

References

( 1) M.P.E.C. 1999-B05

(002) 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)

(003) 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)

(004) Hicks, M. & K. Lawrence (2009) ATel#2323 (Planetary radar targets 1999 AP10, 2000 TO64, 2000 UJ1, and 2000 XK44: Four S-complex near-Earth asteroids)

(005) Hicks, M. et al. (2009) ATel#2283 (Long-slit CCD spectroscopy of planetary radar targets 1999 AP10, 2000 TO64, and 2000 UJ1)

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

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

(008) 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)

(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) Mueller, M. et al. (2011) Astron. J. 141, 109. (ExploreNEOs. III. PHYSICAL CHARACTERIZATION OF 65 POTENTIAL SPACECRAFT TARGET ASTEROIDS)

(011) Trilling, D.E. et al. (2010) Astron. Journal 140, 770-784. (EXPLORENEOs. I. DESCRIPTION AND FIRST RESULTS FROM THE WARM SPITZER NEAR-EARTH OBJECT SURVEY) (diameters & albedos for 101 NEOs)

(012) Mueller, M. et al. (2011) Astron. J. 141, 109. (ExploreNEOs. III. PHYSICAL CHARACTERIZATION OF 65 POTENTIAL SPACECRAFT TARGET ASTEROIDS)

(013) Trilling, D.E. et al. (2010) Astron. Journal 140, 770-784. (EXPLORENEOs. I. DESCRIPTION AND FIRST RESULTS FROM THE WARM SPITZER NEAR-EARTH OBJECT SURVEY) (diameters & albedos for 101 NEOs)

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

(015) Betzler, A. et al. (2010) MPB 37, 95-97. (Photometric Observations of the Near-Earth Asteroids 1999 AP10 2000 TO64, 2000 UJ1, 2000 XK44, 2001 MZ7, 2003 QO104, 2005 RQ6, 2005 WJ56, and 2009 UN3)

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

(017) Betzler, A. et al. (2010) MPB 37, 95-97. (Photometric Observations of the Near-Earth Asteroids 1999 AP10 2000 TO64, 2000 UJ1, 2000 XK44, 2001 MZ7, 2003 QO104, 2005 RQ6, 2005 WJ56, and 2009 UN3)

(018) JPL's NEO Radar Detection Program Webpage

(019) Hicks, M. & K. Lawrence (2009) ATel#2323 (Planetary radar targets 1999 AP10, 2000 TO64, 2000 UJ1, and 2000 XK44: Four S-complex near-Earth asteroids)

(020) Hicks, M. et al. (2009) ATel#2283 (Long-slit CCD spectroscopy of planetary radar targets 1999 AP10, 2000 TO64, and 2000 UJ1)

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


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