(9979) 1994 VT

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(9979) 1994 VT
AnimatedOrbitOf99791994VT.gif
Orbit of (9979) 1994 VT (blue), planets (red) and the Sun (black). The outermost planet visible is Jupiter.
Discovery and designation
Discovered by T. Kobayashi
Discovery date November 3, 1994
Designations
1981 JT3
Orbital characteristics
Epoch October 27, 2007
Aphelion 2.8216010 AU
Perihelion 1.9876746 AU
2.4046378 AU
Eccentricity 0.1733996
1361.9868634 d
335.68453°
Inclination 1.97801°
335.68453°
133.73063°
Physical characteristics
Surface temp. min mean max
Kelvin
Celsius
14.6

(9979) 1994 VT is a main belt asteroid. It orbits the Sun once every 3.73 years.[1]

Discovered on November 3, 1994 by T. Kobayashi, it was given the provisional designation 1994 VT.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "9979 (1994 VT)". JPL Small-Body Database Browser. 
  2. ^ MPO 41500 Minor Planet Center