--Orbital and physical data--
(See this page for definitions of quantities; source codes in brackets, see this link for full references; *A, *D, and *E indicate assumed, derived, and estimated values, respectively.)
dynamical type, primary:
main belt asteroid
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other data, system (combined):|
other data, primary:
other data, secondary:
-- (7792) 1995 WZ3 --discovery and notes:
Primary discovered 1995 Nov 18 from Nachi-Katsurra by Y. Shimizu and T. Urata. Alternate designation(s): 1976 KF1, 1977 SO2, 1991 VL14. Linked to prediscovery observations from 1976 May 29. Permanent number assigned 1997 Nov 14.
Companion discovered 2021 by Pray, D., P. Pravec, V. Benishek, M. Deldem, A. Marchini, R. Papini, and R. Durkee using lightcurve observations from Sugarloaf Mountain, Sopot Observatory, Les Barres, Siena, and Shed of Science South. Announced 2021 Jun 20 [P21e].
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by Wm. Robert Johnston.
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