(86039) 1999 NC43


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{{#invoke:Infobox|infobox}} (86039) 1999 NC43, provisionally known as 1999 NC43, is a near-Earth asteroid and potentially hazardous object.<ref name=jpldata/> It was discovered on 14 July 1999 by Lincoln Near-Earth Asteroid Research (LINEAR) at an apparent magnitude of 18 using a {{safesubst:#invoke:convert|convert}} reflecting telescope.<ref name="MPEC1999-O15"/> It has a diameter of {{safesubst:#invoke:convert|convert}}.<ref name="jpldata"/> 1999 NC43 is suspected to be related to the Chelyabinsk meteor from 15 February 2013.<ref name="Borovička_Nature2013"/><ref name=NatureNews20131106/>

1999 NC43 has a well-determined orbit with an uncertainty of 0.<ref name=jpldata/> It makes close approaches to Venus, Earth, and Mars.<ref name=jpl-close/> Its most notable close approach to Earth will be on 14 February 2173 at a distance of {{safesubst:#invoke:convert|convert}}.<ref name=jpl-close/>

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