(162998) 2001 SK162

(2001 SK162)

Discovery Circumstances:

LINEAR - Lincoln Laboratory ETS, New Mexico

17 Sep 2001

(1)

Orbital Type:

AM

(*)( 2)

Taxonomic Type:

T;D

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

Albedo:

0.161

( 7)( 8)( 9)

Diameter:(km)

0.875 km

(10)(11)

H:(mag)

17.90

(#)

G:

0.15

(#)

U-B:(mag)

-

-

B-V:(mag)

0.82

(12)

V-R:(mag)

0.39

(13)

R-I:(mag)

-

-

Rotation Period:(hrs)

68.

(14)

Quality:

2 !

(14)

Lightcurve Amplitude:(mag)

0.14

(14)

Spin Vector:

-

-

Sense of Rotation:

-

-

Radar Observations:

-

-

Spectral Observations:

Y

(15)(16)

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.

References

( 1) M.P.E.C. 2001-U09

(002) Michel, P. & M. Delbo (2010) Icarus 209, 520-534. (Orbital and thermal evolutions of four potential targets for a sample return space mission to a primitive near-Earth asteroid) (65679,162173,162998,2001SG286)

(003) Binzel, R.P. et al. (2004) Meteorit. Planet. Sci. 39, 351-366. (Dynamical and compositional assessment of near-Earth object mission targets) (new spectra and taxonomy of 22 NEOs)

(004) 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)

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

(008) 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)

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

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

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

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

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

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

(015) Binzel, R.P. et al. (2004) Meteorit. Planet. Sci. 39, 351-366. (Dynamical and compositional assessment of near-Earth object mission targets) (new spectra and taxonomy of 22 NEOs)

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


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