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Visual Imaging and Photometry of (29981) 1999 TD10

The outer solar system object (29981) 1999 TD10 was observed in the R band in September 2001, and in B, V, R, and I in October 2002. We derive B-V=0.80+/-0.05mag, V-R=0.48+/-0.05mag, and R-I=0.44+/-0.05mag. Combining our data with the data from Rousselot et. al. 2003, we derive a synodic period of 15.382+/-0.001hr in agreement with the period from Rousselot et. al. 2003. Our observations show no evidence of a coma.

EAR-A-I0065-3-TD10PHOT-V1.0 Browse See below.

Use the following citation to reference this data set:

"Mueller, B.E.A., Hergenrother, C.W., Samarasinha, N.H., Campins, H., and McCarthy Jr., D.W., Visual Imaging and Photometry of (29981) 1999 TD10 V1.0. EAR-A-I0065-3-TD10PHOT-V1.0. NASA Planetary Data System, 2006."

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filename: size: contents:
td10phot_1.zip 1.7 Gb The entire data set minus the standard star images
td10phot_2.zip 1.4 Gb The standard star images

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