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Last update on February 10, 2022

Asteroid 467460 (2006 JF42)

The asteroid 467460 (2006 JF42) is potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 408 meters to 912 meters.

The asteroid 467460 (2006 JF42) was opened on May 11, 2006. This near-Earth object belongs to the Aten group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 201 days. The aphelion (farthest point from the Sun) of the asteroid 467460 (2006 JF42) orbits is 159 million kilometers, and the perihelion (nearest point to the Sun) is 42 million kilometers.

The distance of the asteroid 467460 (2006 JF42) from Earth is currently --.-- million kilometers, equivalent to --.-- astronomical units. Light takes -- minutes and -- seconds to travel from the asteroid 467460 (2006 JF42) and arrive to us.

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 467460 (2006 JF42) flew past Earth on May 08 at 19:13 at a distance of 5.71 million kilometers at a speed of 11 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 467460 (2006 JF42) to our planet will happen on June 05, 2027. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 9.55 million kilometers.

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