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6037 (1988 EG)
Classification: APO [NEO, PHA]
H:18.7 mag, G:0.15

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History of Radar Detections
Year Month Transmitter Receiver Frequency Obs
1998 Feb Goldstone Goldstone 8510 [G]

Radar-Based Physical Properties
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name symbol value units uncertainty reference notes
morphology
number of components N
morphological type
spectrum-based or image-based dimensions
maximum range extent Rmax km
minimum range extent Rmin km
maximum Doppler bandwidth Bmax Hz
minimum Doppler bandwidth Bmin Hz
effective diameter Deff km
quality code for size Q
shape-based dimensions
equivalent diameter Dequ km
extent along principal axis x Ex km
extent along principal axis y Ey km
extent along principal axis z Ez km
DEEVE extent along x Dx km
DEEVE extent along y Dy km
DEEVE extent along z Dz km
surface area A km2
volume V km3
spin
spin period Pspin h
spin rate ω deg/day
YORP acceleration ω̇ deg/day2
spin axis ecliptic longitude λ deg
spin axis ecliptic latitude β deg
reflectivity
radar cross-section OC σOC km2
radar cross-section SC σSC km2
radar cross-section σT km2
projected area Aproj km2
radar albedo OC σ̂OC
radar albedo SC σ̂SC
radar albedo σ̂T
circular polarization ratio μC 0.32 0.02 2008Icar..198..294B Date: 1998T

Orbital Elements at Epoch 2019-04-27 00:00 TT from MPO448974 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
Element Value Units
e 0.4998083
a 1.2712274 AU
i 3.49924 deg
om 182.45924 deg
w 242.12879 deg
ma 314.45154 deg
n 0.6876528 deg/d

Link to complete orbital information at Minor Planet Center

Earth Close-Approach Data (+/- 10 years)
date nominal distance RTT SNR/run at Arecibo
2010-11-22 17:55:00 0.35310 352.4 0.3
2013-08-12 04:01:00 0.18472 184.3 2.8
2018-03-17 11:51:00 0.36343 362.7 0.3
2020-12-19 04:01:00 0.33454 333.9 0.4
2021-03-17 21:31:00 0.45968 458.8 0.1
2023-08-23 08:19:00 0.04065 40.6 539.3

Link to complete Close-Approach Data on SBDB at JPL