Sunday, 20 December 2015

(471512) 2012 CG, decide how are you going to deal with the incidence or conflict

(471512) 2012 CG is a centaur discovered in February of 2012. There are prediscovery images back to January of 2011, December of 2009, February of 2008, February-January of 2003, December of 2002, December of 2001 and November-September of 1998. It reached the perihelion in June of 2001.

The orbit is between Saturn-Uranus and the Kuiper belt. It has a perihelion of 14.51 AU and an aphelion of 43.48 AU. The semimajor axis is at 28.99 AU. It has an orbital period of 156 years. It has an inclination of  14.5º.

Orbital resonance:
7:13 with Uranus (99.9%)
19:12 with Pluto (99.7%)
3:16 with Saturn (99.2%)

(471512) 2012 CG is related with the decision making to find the most appropriate solution to minimize the possible damage, after an incident or conflict occurs, like in the movies "Spy Game" (2001) and "Bourne Legacy" (2012).