(175706) 1996 FG3
(175706) 1996 FG3 is a near-Earth binary asteroid in the Apollo group. It was discovered by Robert H. McNaught at the Siding Spring Observatory in Coonabarabran, New South Wales, Australia, on March 24, 1996. It is listed as a potentially hazardous object. A moon was discovered orbiting the asteroid in 1998. The moon is 0.49 ± 0.08 km in diameter, and orbits the asteroid every 16 hours, 9 minutes, and 3 seconds.
- Johnston, Robert. "(175706) 1996 FG3". johnstonsarchive.net. Retrieved 29 May 2015.
- JPL Small-Body Database Browser
- New observations of asteroid (175706) 1996 FG3, primary target of the ESA Marco Polo-R mission
- (175706) 1996 FG3 at the JPL Small-Body Database
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