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(15807) 1994 GV9

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Discovery date  15 April 1994
Minor planet category  TNO (cubewano)
Discovered  15 April 1994
Argument of perihelion  309.924°
Discovery site  Mauna Kea Observatories
Alternative names  none
Observation arc  7627 days (20.88 yr)
Inclination  0.562933°
Orbits  Sun
Discoverers  David C. Jewitt, Jun Chen
Discovered by  David C. Jewitt and Jun Chen
Aphelion  46.82930 AU (7.005564 Tm)
Similar  (15788) 1993 SB, 53311 Deucalion, S/2000 (1998 WW31) 1, (119951) 2002 KX14, 38083 Rhadamanthus

(15807) 1994 GV9, also written (15807) 1994 GV9, is a trans-Neptunian object of the cubewano class. It was discovered on April 15, 1994, by David C. Jewitt and Jun Chen at the Observatories at Mauna Kea, near Hilo. Very little is known about the object.

(15807) 1994 GV9 is the second cubewano to be given an official Minor Planet Center catalog number. The first cubewano is (15760) 1992 QB1.


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