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Asteroid 2008 EV5

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Asteroid 2008 EV5 A shape model of asteroid 2008 EV5. The asteroid rotates around the z-axis, with +z in the direction of the angular momentum vector. Yellow-shaded regions were seen only at incidence angles greater than 45 degrees, or not seen at all.

Busch et. al (2001)

 

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