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Minor Planet (52768) 1998 OR2


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About this observation
Mike Foylan
Time of observation
14/04/2020 - 22:30
(52768) 1998 OR2
Observing location
Cherryvalley Observatory (I83), Co. Meath Ireland
Celestron 0.2-m SCT, f\7.4
SBIG STL-1301E CCD Camera
Celestron CG5-GT Modified EQ Mount
Optec TCFS Robotic Focuser
Bessel Photometric R Filter
75s x 5 Exp. Astrometrica Track & Stack

Object Details

Minor Planet (52768) 1998 OR2

Classification: Amor, PHA (Potentially Hazardous Asteroid) & NEA (Near Earth Asteroid)

Earth Distance (Time of Observation): 0.083 AU (~12.5 million Km)

Apparent Magnitude (V) 13.1

Total Apparent Sky Motion (arcsec/min) 4.3

Mean Diameter: 2.1 Km approx

Rotation Period (Hrs) 4.11

CCD Temperature: -28 Degrees C.

Dark & Flat Frames applied

Astrometrica Track & Stack Technique

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