(269690) 1996 RG3

(1996 RG3 )

Discovery Circumstances:

Spacewatch - Steward Observatory, Kitt Peak-Spacewatch

14 Sep 1996

(1)

Orbital Type:

AP

(*)

Taxonomic Type:

C

( 2)

Albedo:

0.091

( 3)( 4)( 5)

Diameter:(km)

0.879 km

( 6)( 7)

H:(mag)

18.40

(#)

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:

-

-

Spectral Observations:

-

-

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. 1996-S02

(002) Popescu, M. et al. (2014) Astron. Astrophys. 572, A106. (Spectral properties of the largest asteroids associated with Taurid Complex) (2201,4183,4486,5143,6063,269690)

(003) Mainzer, A. et al. (2014) Astrophys. J. 792, 30. (Initial Performance of the NEOWISE Reactivation Mission) (prel.diameters & albedos for 61 NEOs)

(004) Popescu, M. et al. (2014) Astron. Astrophys. 572, A106. (Spectral properties of the largest asteroids associated with Taurid Complex) (2201,4183,4486,5143,6063,269690)

(005) Nugent, C.R. et al. (2015) Astrophys. J. 814_117 (13pp) (NEOWISE Reactivation Mission Year One: Preliminary Asteroid Diameters and Albedos)(201 NEOs)

(006) Mainzer, A. et al. (2014) Astrophys. J. 792, 30. (Initial Performance of the NEOWISE Reactivation Mission) (prel.diameters & albedos for 61 NEOs)

(007) Nugent, C.R. et al. (2015) Astrophys. J. 814_117 (13pp) (NEOWISE Reactivation Mission Year One: Preliminary Asteroid Diameters and Albedos)(201 NEOs)


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