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(16684) 1994 JQ1

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Discovery date  11 May 1994
Minor planet category  TNO (cubewano)
Aphelion  46.514 AU (6.9584 Tm)
Inclination  3.73761°
Orbits  Sun
Alternative names  none
Observation arc  2569 days (7.03 yr)
Discovered  11 May 1994
Argument of perihelion  246.847°
Discovered by  Michael J. Irwin Anna N. Zytkow
Discovery site  Roque de los Muchachos Observatory
Discoverers  Anna N. Żytkow, Mike Irwin
Similar  S/2000 (1998 WW31) 1, (119951) 2002 KX14, 53311 Deucalion, 2008 ST291, (19308) 1996 TO66

(16684) 1994 JQ1, also written as (16684) 1994 JQ1, is a trans-Neptunian object of the cubewano class. It was discovered on May 11, 1994, by Michael J. Irwin and Anna N. Zytkow.

(16684) 1994 JQ1 is the third cubewano to be given an official Minor Planet Center catalog number. The first two official cubewanos are (15760) 1992 QB1 and (15807) 1994 GV9.

References

(16684) 1994 JQ1 Wikipedia


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