Last update on January 10, 2022

Asteroid 455176 (1999 VF22)

The asteroid 455176 (1999 VF22) is potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 192 meters to 429 meters.

The asteroid 455176 (1999 VF22) was opened on November 10, 1999. This near-Earth object belongs to the Apollo group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 549 days. The aphelion (farthest point from the Sun) of the asteroid 455176 (1999 VF22) orbits is 341 million kilometers, and the perihelion (nearest point to the Sun) is 51 million kilometers.

The distance of the asteroid 455176 (1999 VF22) from Earth is currently --.-- million kilometers, equivalent to --.-- astronomical units. Light takes -- minutes and -- seconds to travel from the asteroid 455176 (1999 VF22) and arrive to us.

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 455176 (1999 VF22) flew past Earth on February 22 at 03:54 at a distance of 5.37 million kilometers at a speed of 25 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 455176 (1999 VF22) to our planet will happen on February 23, 2025. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 10.47 million kilometers.

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The asteroid 455176 (1999 VF22)

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