Lunar and Planetary Institute
We report on thermal emission measurements of 1999 RQ36 from Spitzer. The derived size is in agreement with radar measurements, and we find a moderately high thermal inertia and homogeneous surface properties.
Emery, Joshua & Fernandez, Yanga & Kelley, Michael & Hergenrother, Carl & Ziffer, Julie & Lauretta, Dante & Drake, Michael & Campins, Humberto. (2010). "Thermophysical characterization of potential spacecraft target (101955) 1999 RQ36." 41st Lunar and Planetary Science Conference.