(385268) 2001 RC12

(2001 RC12 )

Discovery Circumstances:

LINEAR - Lincoln Laboratory ETS, New Mexico

10 Sep 2001

(1)

Orbital Type:

AM

(*)

Taxonomic Type:

-

-

Albedo:

0.08

( 2)( 3)

Diameter:(km)

3.2 km

( 4)

H:(mag)

15.80

(#)

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. 2001-R30

(002) DeMeo, F. & R.P. Binzel (2008) Icarus 194, 436-449. (Comets in the near-Earth object population) ()

(003) Fernandez, Y.R. et al. (2005) Astron. J. 130, 308-318. (Albedos of asteroids in comet-like orbits)

(004) Fernandez, Y.R. et al. (2005) Astron. J. 130, 308-318. (Albedos of asteroids in comet-like orbits)


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