Dual-Status ObjectsA small number of objects have "dual status", that is they have both minor planet and comet designations. The current list of such objects is given below. In all cases, astrometric observations of these objects should be reported under the minor planet designations.
Packed designations Minor Comet Planet 02060 0095P (2060) Chiron = 95P/Chiron 04015 0107P (4015) Wilson-Harrington = 107P/Wilson-Harrington 07968 0133P (7968) Elst-Pizarro = 133P/Elst-Pizarro 60558 0174P (60558) Echeclus = 174P/Echeclus B8401 0176P (118401) LINEAR = 176P/LINEAR
This list was last updated on 2008 Mar. 6.