(17898) Scottsheppard [2.14, 0.05, 2.8]

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-34361-5_1203

1999 FB19. Discovered 1999 Mar. 22 by LONEOS at Anderson Mesa. (*MPO 4186)

Scott Sheppard (1977– ) has pioneered the investigation of the rotational properties of Kuiper Belt Objects, and he has discovered many irregular satellites of the giant planets. (M 54565)

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