267337 (2001 VK5)


Number 267337
Provisional Designation 2001 VK5
Type Apollo, NEO, PHA
Diameter 0.439 km
Absolute Magnitude, H 17.9
Rotation period 39.05 h
Geometric Albedo 0.578
Eccentricity 0.514
Semi-major axis 1.27 au
Inclination 19.4 °
Discovery Date 2001-11-11
Discovery By LINEAR
Discovery Means LINEAR at Socorro

Radar Experiments

Doppler-Only (Continuous Wave) Echo Power Spectra


2014-05-21, 2001VK5.2014May21.s0p026Hz.cw.png

2014-05-21, 2001VK5.2014May21.s0p026Hz.cw.png


Echo power spectrum obtained on 2014-5-21 smoothed to a frequency resolution of 0.026 Hz. Power in the opposite circular (OC) polarization as transmitted is the solid line while the power in the same circular (SC) polarization as transmitted is the dashed line. The polariation ratio on this date was 0.37.

Observation Date: 2014-05-21 (21:10:18-22:25:15)

Resolution: 0.026 Hz

Polarization Ratio: 0.37

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CSV file is the raw data corresponding to the viewed cw spectra. The CSV file consists of three columns. The first column is the doppler frequency (Hz), the second column is the echo power in the same sense (SC) and the third column is the echo power in the opposite sense (OC). Echo power is in units of standard deviation above the noise baseline.

Additional Information

  • NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory Small-Body Database entry


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