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(2016 VC1)
Classification: APO [NEO, PHA]
H:21.7 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

Orbital Elements at Epoch 2020-05-31 00:00 TT from MPO397900 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
Element Value Units
e 0.6882514
a 2.290893 AU
i 13.4118 deg
om 245.72714 deg
w 241.39069 deg
ma 354.17804 deg
n 0.28424765 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
2016-11-22 02:54:00 0.04514 45.1 59.0

Link to complete Close-Approach Data on SBDB at JPL