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(15789) 1993 SC

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Discovery date  17 September 1993
Alternative names  none
Observation arc  5839 days (15.99 yr)
Discovered  17 September 1993
Orbits  Sun
MPC designation  (15789) 1993 SC
Minor planet category  Plutino
Orbital period  248 years
Inclination  5.1667°
Discovered by  Iwan P. Williams, Alan Fitzsimmons, and Donal O'Ceallaigh
Discovery site  Roque de los Muchachos Observatory
Discoverers  Alan Fitzsimmons, Iwan P. Williams
Similar  (15788) 1993 SB, 38083 Rhadamanthus, (15810) 1994 JR1, 53311 Deucalion, Sun

(15789) 1993 SC is a trans-Neptunian object of the plutino class. The discovery was made in 1993 at the La Palma Observatory with the Isaac Newton Telescope. It was the second plutino to receive an MPC number.


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