(69986) 1998 WW24

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(69986) 1998 WW24
Discovery
Discovered by Marc W. Buie
Discovery date November 18, 1998
Designations
MPC designation (69986) 1998 WW24
none
Minor planet category TNO (plutino)
Orbital characteristics
Aphelion 48.015 AU
Perihelion 30.532 AU
39.274 AU
Eccentricity 0.223
30.9°
Inclination 14.0°
234.0°
145.7°
Physical characteristics
Dimensions 139 km
Albedo 0.09 (assumed)
7.5

(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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