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(2016 YC8)
Classification: APO [NEO]
H:24.6 mag, G:0.15

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History of Radar Detections
Year Month Transmitter Receiver Frequency Obs
2017 Jan Arecibo Arecibo 2380 [A]

Radar-Based Physical Properties
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2019-04-27 00:00 TT from MPO403124 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
Element Value Units
e 0.2237038
a 1.0862146 AU
i 6.06466 deg
om 295.65754 deg
w 258.17085 deg
ma 308.39426 deg
n 0.87062396 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
2017-01-18 04:40:00 0.02433 24.3 67.5
2017-09-22 22:53:00 0.34037 339.7 0.0
2018-07-16 11:10:00 0.24916 248.7 0.0
2024-12-25 12:22:00 0.45647 455.6 0.0
2025-11-19 17:59:00 0.29675 296.2 0.0
2026-05-01 20:42:00 0.17748 177.1 0.1
2026-08-01 00:35:00 0.21196 211.5 0.0

Link to complete Close-Approach Data on SBDB at JPL