(175113) 2004 PF115

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(175113) 2004 PF115
Discovery[1][2]
Discovered by M.E. Brown, C. A. Trujillo, D. L. Rabinowitz
Discovery date 1 September 2007
Designations
none
Minor planet category TNO (plutino)[3]
Orbital characteristics[4]
Epoch 14 March 2012 (JD 2456000.5 )
Aphelion 41.57 AU
Perihelion 36.51 AU
39.04 AU
Eccentricity 0.065
243.97 a
161.06°
Inclination 13.37°
84.71°
83.11°
Physical characteristics
Dimensions 406.3+97.6
−75.3
 km
[3]
Albedo 0.113+0.082
−0.042
[3]
Temperature ~44 K
4.54±0.25[3]

(175113) 2004 PF115 (also written 2004 PF115) is a trans-Neptunian object (TNO). It was discovered in 2006 by M.E. Brown, C. W. Trujillo, D. L. Rabinowitz.[1] The object is a plutino (in 2:3 resonance with Neptune).[3]

Physical properties[edit]

The size of (175113) 2004 PF115 was measured by the Herschel Space Telescope to be 406.3+97.6
−75.3
 km
.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Marsden, Brian G. (1 September 2007). "MPEC 2007-R03 : 2004 PF115, 2004 PG115, 2004 XA192, 2005 QU182". IAU Minor Planet Center. Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics. Retrieved 2012-05-14. 
  2. ^ "List Of Transneptunian Objects". IAU Minor Planet Center. Retrieved 7 June 2012. 
  3. ^ a b c d e f Mommert, Michael; Harris, A. W.; Kiss, C.; Pál, A.; Santos-Sanz, P.; Stansberry, J.; Delsanti, A.; Vilenius, E.; Müller, T. G.; Peixinho, N.; Lellouch, E.; Szalai, N.; Henry, F.; Duffard, R.; Fornasier, S.; Hartogh, P.; Mueller, M.; Ortiz, J. L.; Protopapa, S.; Rengel, M.; Thirouin, A. (May 2012). "TNOs are cool: A survey of the trans-Neptunian region—V. Physical characterization of 18 Plutinos using Herschel-PACS observations". Astronomy & Astrophysics 541: A93. arXiv:1202.3657. Bibcode:2012A&A...541A..93M. doi:10.1051/0004-6361/201118562.  edit
  4. ^ "JPL Small-Body Database Browser: 175113 (2004 PF115)". 14 May 2012. Retrieved 2012-06-07. 

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