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(307463) 2002 VU130

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Discovered by  Marc W. Buie
Alternative names  none
Observation arc  4780 days (13.09 yr)
Discovery date  7 November 2002
Minor planet category  TNO (plutino)
Aphelion  47.503 AU (7.1063 Tm)

(307463) 2002 VU130 (also written (307463) 2002 VU130) is a trans-Neptunian object (TNO). It was discovered in 2002 by Marc W. Buie at Kitt Peak Observatory. The object is classified as a plutino (in 2:3 resonance with Neptune).

Physical properties

The size of (307463) 2002 VU130 was measured by the Herschel Space Telescope to be 7005252900000000000♠252.9+33.6
−31.3
 km
.

References

(307463) 2002 VU130 Wikipedia


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