(5604) 1992 FE

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(5604) 1992 FE
Discovery [1]
Discovered by R. H. McNaught
Discovery site Siding Spring Obs.
Discovery date 26 March 1992
Designations
MPC designation (5604) 1992 FE
1992 FE
NEO · Aten · PHA[1]
Orbital characteristics[1]
Epoch 4 September 2017 (JD 2458000.5)
Uncertainty parameter 0
Observation arc 32.11 yr (11,729 days)
Aphelion 1.3060 AU
Perihelion 0.5516 AU
0.9288 AU
Eccentricity 0.4061
0.90 yr (327 days)
286.36°
1° 6m 3.96s / day
Inclination 4.7136°
311.96°
82.586°
Earth MOID 0.0332 AU · 12.9 LD
Venus MOID 0.0059 AU
Physical characteristics
Dimensions 550 meters (1,800 ft)[1]
5.3375 h (0.22240 d)}[1]
0.48[1]
17.1[1][2]

(5604) 1992 FE is an Aten-type near-Earth minor planet. It was discovered by Robert H. McNaught at the Siding Spring Observatory in Canberra, Australia, on March 26, 1992. The asteroid is 550 meters (1,800 ft) in diameter.[1]

The asteroid has a Venus minimum orbit intersection distance (Venus–MOID) of 0.0059 AU (880,000 km; 550,000 mi).[2] On April 7, 2015 the asteroid passed 0.00717 AU (1,073,000 km; 666,000 mi) from Venus.[3]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h "JPL Small-Body Database Browser: 5604 (1992 FE)" (last observation: 2012-04-20). Jet Propulsion Laboratory. Retrieved 4 April 2016. 
  2. ^ a b "(5604) 1992 FE Orbit". Minor Planet Center. Retrieved 2012-06-16. 
  3. ^ "JPL Close-Approach Data: 5604 (1992 FE)" (last observation: 2012-04-20). Retrieved 2012-06-14. 

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