(307261) 2002 MS4

(307261) 2002 MS4

Dwarf planet

  • Orbital period
    270 years
  • Discovered
    June 18, 2002
  • Average orbital speed
    4. 58 km/s
  • Observation arc
    20569 days (56. 31 yr)
  • Orbital eccentricity
    0. 14439
  • Discoverers
    Michael E. Brown
  • -
    Chad Trujillo
Profiles
  • About

    (307261) 2002 MS₄ is a large classical Kuiper belt object and a possible dwarf planet in the Kuiper belt, a region of icy planetesimals beyond Neptune. It was discovered in 2002 by Chad Trujillo and Michael Brown. (307261) 2002 MS₄ has been observed 55 times, with precovery images back to April 8, 1954.

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