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(2016 LY8)
Classification: APO [NEO]
H:22.8 mag, G:0.15

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History of Radar Detections
Year Month Transmitter Receiver Frequency Obs
2016 Jun Arecibo Arecibo 2380 [A]

Radar-Based Physical Properties
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2021-07-05 00:00 TT from MPO640811 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
Element Value Units
e 0.3718648
a 1.4118744 AU
i 1.71661 deg
om 124.39157 deg
w 203.99493 deg
ma 334.96029 deg
n 0.58750286 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
2016-06-18 13:12:00 0.03426 34.2 71.8
2016-11-29 10:08:00 0.49655 495.6 0.0
2021-07-30 01:05:00 0.11419 114.0 1.1
2026-05-30 12:42:00 0.40254 401.7 0.0
2026-09-25 12:12:00 0.08785 87.7 2.8

Link to complete Close-Approach Data on SBDB at JPL