A population of Main Belt Asteroids co-orbiting with Ceres and Vesta

@article{Christou2012APO,
  title={A population of Main Belt Asteroids co-orbiting with Ceres and Vesta},
  author={A. Christou and P. Wiegert},
  journal={Icarus},
  year={2012},
  volume={217},
  pages={27-42}
}
Abstract We have carried out a search for Main Belt Asteroids (MBAs) co-orbiting with the large MBA Vesta and the dwarf planet Ceres. Through improving the search criteria used in Christou (Christou, A.A. [2000b]. Astron. Astrophys. 356, L71–L74) and numerical integrations of candidate coorbitals, we have identified approximately 51 (44) objects currently in co-orbital libration with Ceres (Vesta). We show that these form part of a larger population of transient coorbitals; 129 (94) MBAs… Expand
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