Asteroid 2006 XW4

The asteroid 2006 XW4 isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 37 meters to 82 meters.

The asteroid 2006 XW4 was discovered on December 15, 2006. This near-Earth object belongs to the Apollo group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 389 days. The aphelion (farthest point from the Sun) of the asteroid 2006 XW4 orbits is 169 million kilometers, and the perihelion (nearest point to the Sun) is 142 million kilometers.

The distance of the asteroid 2006 XW4 from Earth is currently --.-- million kilometers, equivalent to --.-- astronomical units. Light takes -- minutes and -- seconds to travel from the asteroid 2006 XW4 and arrive to us.

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2006 XW4 will pass past Earth on June 11 at 23:48 at a distance of 2.25 million kilometers at a speed of 7 kilometers per second.

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The asteroid 2006 XW4

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