(455322) 2002 NX18

(2002 NX18 )

Discovery Circumstances:

LINEAR - Lincoln Laboratory ETS, New Mexico

9 Jul 2002

(1)

Orbital Type:

AM

(*)

Taxonomic Type:

C

( 2)

Albedo:

0.031

( 3)

Diameter:(km)

2.24 km

( 4)

H:(mag)

17.30

(#)

G:

0.15

(#)

U-B:(mag)

-

-

B-V:(mag)

-

-

V-R:(mag)

-

-

R-I:(mag)

-

-

Rotation Period:(hrs)

9.040

( 5)

Quality:

2 !

( 5)

Lightcurve Amplitude:(mag)

0.23

( 5)

Spin Vector:

-

-

Sense of Rotation:

-

-

Radar Observations:

-

-

Spectral Observations:

Y

( 6)

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. 2002-P25

(002) Lazzarin, M., Marchi,S. & Magrin, S. (2010) SINEO Database (Spectroscopic Investiation of Near-Earth Objects)

(003) Wolters, S.D. et al. (2005) Icarus 175, 92-110. (Optical and thermal infrared observations of six near-Earth asteroids in 2002) (6455, 1999 HF1, 2000 ED104, 2002 HK12, 2002 NX18, 2002 QE15)

(004) Wolters, S.D. et al. (2005) Icarus 175, 92-110. (Optical and thermal infrared observations of six near-Earth asteroids in 2002) (6455, 1999 HF1, 2000 ED104, 2002 HK12, 2002 NX18, 2002 QE15)

(005) Wolters, S.D. et al. (2005) Icarus 175, 92-110. (Optical and thermal infrared observations of six near-Earth asteroids in 2002) (6455, 1999 HF1, 2000 ED104, 2002 HK12, 2002 NX18, 2002 QE15)

(006) Lazzarin, M., Marchi,S. & Magrin, S. (2010) SINEO Database (Spectroscopic Investiation of Near-Earth Objects)


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