Asteroid catalog using AKARI (AcuA)



The Asteroid catalog using AKARI (AcuA) is the first asteroid catalog produced based on the AKARI/IRC Mid-Infrared Survey. The catalog provides the size and albedo of 5120 asteroids. Description of data files, file formats, contents, and caveats for the users are presented in ReadMe file. Users of the catalogue are strongly recommended to read this note prior to playing with the data. Reference paper describes details of data processing, calibration, and basic performance of the catalogues.



  • Usui et al. 2011, PASJ, 63, 1117 (22pp) [ ADS ] [ PASJ ]

Last Modified: 18 May 2020