2001 SJ262

(2001 SJ262)

Discovery Circumstances:

NEAT - Palomar Mountain/NEAT

21 Sep 2001

(1)

Orbital Type:

AM

(*)

Taxonomic Type:

C:

( 2)

Albedo:

0.177

( 3)( 4)

Diameter:(km)

0.34 km

( 5)

H:(mag)

19.90

(#)

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:

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

References

( 1) M.P.E.C. 2001-S42

(002) Binzel, R.P. et al. (2004) Icarus 170, 259-294. (Observed spectral properties of near-Earth objects: results for population distribution, source regions, and space weathering processes.)

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

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

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

(006) Binzel, R.P. et al. (2004) Icarus 170, 259-294. (Observed spectral properties of near-Earth objects: results for population distribution, source regions, and space weathering processes.)


NEODyS Page of 2001 SJ262