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(69986) 1998 WW24

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Discovered by  Marc W. Buie
MPC designation  (69986) 1998 WW24
Minor planet category  TNO (plutino)
Discovered  18 November 1998
Argument of perihelion  146.85°
Orbits  Sun
Discovery date  18 November 1998
Alternative names  none
Observation arc  3598 days (9.85 yr)
Inclination  13.945°
Mean anomaly  42.708°
Discoverer  Marc William Buie
Discovery site  Kitt Peak National Observatory

(69986) 1998 WW24, also written as (69986) 1998 WW24, is a Trans-Neptunian object that resides in the Kuiper Belt. Since it is in a 2:3 orbital resonance with the planet Neptune, it is classified as a plutino.

It was discovered on November 18, 1998, by Marc W. Buie at the Kitt Peak National Observatory.


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