Asteroid phase curves from lowell observatory photometric database

D. A. Oszkiewicz, K. Muinonen, E. Bowell, D. Trilling, L. H. Wasserman, A. Penttilä, T. Pieniluoma

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We present results obtained from processing large photometric data base. We make use of low-precision (generally rounded to 0.1 mag) and low-accuracy (rms magnitude uncertainties of ±0.2 to 0.3 mag) data obtained from the Minor Planet Center and modifed at Lowell Observatory. We explore frst correlations between slope parameter(s) and albedo, and second distributions of slope parameter(s) in asteroid families and taxa.

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Computer Science
  • General Chemistry
  • General Mathematics
  • General Agricultural and Biological Sciences
  • General Physics and Astronomy
  • History and Philosophy of Science
  • General Earth and Planetary Sciences


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