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J/A+A/375/275       Asteroidal I, J, K in the DENIS Survey   (Baudrand+ 2001)

Asteroidal I, J, K magnitudes recovered in the DENIS Survey: first release Baudrand A., Bec-Borsenberger A., Borsenberger J., Barucci M.A. <Astron. Astrophys. 375, 275 (2001)> =2001A&A...375..275B
ADC_Keywords: Surveys; Minor planets; Photometry, infrared Keywords: asteroids ; infrared ; solar system ; survey Description: I, J, K magnitudes of 1233 asteroids (numbered between 1 and 8000) are presented here. These asteroids have been recovered in the DENIS Survey (Deep European Near-Infrared southern sky Survey) on the basis of their predicted ephemerides. The observations were performed with the 1m-telescope at ESO, La Silla (Chile). The limiting magnitudes of the three bands I, J, K centered at 0.8, 1.25 and 2.15 microns are respectively 18.5, 16.5 and 13.5. File Summary:
FileName Lrecl Records Explanations
ReadMe 80 . This file table3.dat 166 378 Asteroids detected in the three bands IJK table4.dat 166 692 Asteroids detected in the two bands IJ table5.dat 166 315 Asteroids detected only in the I-band
See also: B/denis : The DENIS database (Epchtein+, 1999) B/astorb : Orbits of Minor Planets (Bowell 2001) Byte-by-byte Description of file: table3.dat, table4.dat, table5.dat
Bytes Format Units Label Explanations
3- 6 I4 --- Nast Asteroid number 9- 12 I4 --- Nstrip DENIS strip number 15- 28 F14.6 d Datejj Julian date of the observation 30- 38 F9.6 AU Dgeo Geocentric distance 41- 45 F5.2 mag Vpred Predicted V magnitude 49- 57 F9.6 deg Phi Phase angle 59- 67 F9.6 AU Dhel Heliocentric distance 70- 77 F8.0 --- Nima DENIS image number 80- 89 F10.6 deg RAdeg Right Ascension (J2000) of DENIS source 92-101 F10.6 deg DEdeg Declination (J2000) of DENIS source 104-108 F5.2 mag Imag I-band magnitude 111-115 F5.2 mag Jmag ?=99.99 J-band magnitude (1) 118-122 F5.2 mag Kmag ?=99.99 K-band magnitude (1) 126-129 F4.2 mag e_Imag I-band photometric RMS error 133-136 F4.2 mag e_Jmag ?=9.99 J-band photometric RMS error (1) 140-143 F4.2 mag e_Kmag ?=9.99 K-band photometric RMS error (1) 147-150 F4.2 arcsec Dist Angular distance between the predicted position of the asteroid and its DENIS counter-part 154-158 F5.3 arcsec CEU Current Ephemeris Uncertainty (Bowell Database) 162-166 F5.3 arcsec gPEU greatest Peak Ephemeris Uncertainty within 10 years (Bowell Database)
Note (1): When a color is missing, default out-of range values are given with respect to the format with the values: 99.99 for the magnitude values 9.99 for the error values
Acknowledgements: the DENIS staff, the referee Mark Sykes References: Bec-Borsenberger, A., 1992A&A...258...94B Bowell E., 1999, The Asteroid Orbital Elements Database, ftp://ftp.lowell.edu/pub/elgb/astorb.html Sykes M. V., Cutri R. M., Fowler J. W., Tholen D. J., Skrutskie M. F., Price S., Tedesco E. F., 2000, The 2MASS Asteroid and Comet Survey, Icarus 146, 161.
(End) Francois Ochsenbein [CDS] 03-Jul-2001
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