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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 2019-04-27 00:00 TT from MPO397900 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
Element Value Units
e 0.3282221
a 1.1614466 AU
i 3.49613 deg
om 45.30319 deg
w 87.92675 deg
ma 298.43227 deg
n 0.78741772 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 23:03:00 0.18446 184.1 0.0
2016-11-12 13:31:00 0.01584 15.8 94.9
2017-07-11 01:52:00 0.49300 492.0 0.0
2021-11-15 03:29:00 0.02044 20.4 40.8
2022-07-07 22:40:00 0.48607 485.1 0.0
2026-11-30 15:31:00 0.11904 118.8 0.1
2027-06-30 09:50:00 0.45842 457.5 0.0

Link to complete Close-Approach Data on SBDB at JPL