1600 Vyssotsky

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1600 Vyssotsky is a main belt asteroid with an orbital period of 918.261 days (2.51 years).[1]

The asteroid was discovered on October 22, 1947.

Photometric observations at the Palmer Divide Observatory in Colorado Springs, Colorado in 1999 were used to build a light curve for this object. The asteroid displayed a rotation period of 3.201 ± 0.001 hours and a brightness variation of 0.19 ± 0.01 in magnitude.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "JPL Small-Body Database Browser". NASA. Retrieved 2008-05-24. 
  2. ^ Warner, Brian D. (January 2011), "Upon Further Review: IV. An Examination of Previous Lightcurve Analysis from the Palmer Divide Observatory", Bulletin of the Minor Planets Section of the Association of Lunar and Planetary Observers 38 (1): 52–54, Bibcode:2011MPBu...38...52W.