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(2016 VR)
Classification: APO [NEO]
H:26.2 mag, G:0.15

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

Radar-Based Physical Properties
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2021-07-05 00:00 TT from MPO397900 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
Element Value Units
e 0.3282043
a 1.1614109 AU
i 3.49559 deg
om 45.28246 deg
w 87.97304 deg
ma 208.36937 deg
n 0.78745409 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
2011-11-03 22:56:00 0.18456 184.2 0.0
2016-11-12 13:31:00 0.01584 15.8 94.9
2017-07-11 01:51:00 0.49300 492.0 0.0
2021-11-15 03:40:00 0.02053 20.5 40.2
2022-07-07 22:35:00 0.48604 485.1 0.0
2026-11-30 14:07:00 0.11887 118.6 0.1
2027-06-30 10:16:00 0.45847 457.6 0.0

Link to complete Close-Approach Data on SBDB at JPL