(469896) 2005 WC1

(2005 WC1 )

Discovery Circumstances:

LINEAR - Lincoln Laboratory ETS, New Mexico

21 Nov 2005

(1)

Orbital Type:

AP

(*)

Taxonomic Type:

-

-

Albedo:

0.11

( 2)

Diameter:(km)

0.29 km

( 3)

H:(mag)

20.70

(#)

G:

0.15

(#)

U-B:(mag)

-

-

B-V:(mag)

-

-

V-R:(mag)

-

-

R-I:(mag)

-

-

Rotation Period:(hrs)

2.5

( 4)

Quality:

2- !

( 4)

Lightcurve Amplitude:(mag)

2

( 4)

Spin Vector:

-

-

Sense of Rotation:

-

-

Radar Observations:

Y

( 5)

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

! - 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. 2005-W36

(002) 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)

(003) 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)

(004) Higley, S. et al. (2008) MPB 35, 175-177. ("DO WHAT YOU CAN PHOTOMETRY": UNFILTERED PHOTOMETRY OF NEOS 2005 PJ2, 2005 WC1, AND 2006 GY2)

(005) JPL's NEO Radar Detection Program Webpage


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