yorp


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yorp

(jɔːp)
vb (intr)
dialect Midland English to shout
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At 40 or more astronomical units from the Sun and with diameters of hundreds of kilometers, these objects are unaffected by YORP.
Studies by Pravec, Warner, and others, now suggest that the spin-up caused by the YORP effect is the dominant mechanism for the formation of small binary asteroids.
If the YORP effect causes an asteroid to rotate faster than one revolution in 2.
Researchers invoked the YORP eflect, which can make a small body gradually spin up or slow down as it absorbs sunlight and reradiates it as heat.
This phenomenon is named the Yarkovsky-O'Keefe-Radzievskii-Paddick effect after its discoverers, or YORP for short.