13001

Announcment and Elements for asteroid Woodney

(13001) Woodney = 1981 VL

     Discovered 1981 Nov. 2 by B. A. Skiff at the Anderson Mesa Station
 of the Lowell Observatory. 
Laura M. Woodney (b. 1970), now at the Lowell Observatory, recently completed her doctoral dissertation at the University of Maryland on the chemistry of comets.


HORIZONS Elements

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JPL/HORIZONS            13001 Woodney (1981 VL)            2001-Feb-13 14:43:07
Rec #: 13001            soln data arc: 1981-2000           # obs: 51           
 
FK5/J2000.0 helio. ecliptic osc. elements (AU, DAYS, DEG, period=Julian yrs):  
 
  EPOCH=  2452000.5 != 2001-Apr-01.0000000 (TDB)                               
    EC= .1561456           QR= 1.963213844        TP= 2451359.725234           
    OM= 24.36272           W= 4.32983             IN= 3.76262                  
    A= 2.3264841           MA= 177.97514          ADIST= 2.689754356           
    PER= 3.54861           N= .277749919          ANGMOM= .025916211           
    DAN= 1.96397           DDN= 2.68833           L= 28.6832524                
    B= .2838669                                   TP= 1999-Jun-30.2252340      
 
Physical parameters (KM, SEC, rotational period in hours):
    GM= n.a.               RAD= n.a.              ROTPER= n.a.                 
    H= 14.5                G= .150                B-V= n.a.                    
    ALBEDO= n.a.           STYP= n.a.                                          
 
ASTEROID comments: 
1: soln ref.= MPC37487,     1981 VL        OCC=1     h M-v 38    
2:  
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