Last update on March 07, 2022

Asteroid 2006 DP62

The asteroid 2006 DP62 isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 94 meters to 211 meters.

The asteroid 2006 DP62 was discovered on February 24, 2006. This near-Earth object belongs to the Apollo group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 680 days. At this time, the asteroid moves away from the Sun at a maximum distance of 378 million kilometers and approaches it at a minimum distance of 75 million kilometers.

The distance of the asteroid 2006 DP62 from Earth is currently --.-- million kilometers, equivalent to --.-- astronomical units. Light takes -- minutes and -- seconds to travel from the asteroid 2006 DP62 and arrive to us.

Approach to Earth

The asteroid 2006 DP62 will not approach this year.

Last time its flew past our planet on July 17, 2022 at a distance of 9.31 million kilometers. The next close approach of asteroid 2006 DP62 to our planet will happen on February 13, 2032. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 11.12 million kilometers.

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