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Last update on January 07, 2022

Asteroid 2010 XC15

The asteroid 2010 XC15 is potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 138 meters to 308 meters.

The asteroid 2010 XC15 was detected on December 05, 2010. This near-Earth object belongs to the Aten group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 230 days. The aphelion (farthest point from the Sun) of the asteroid 2010 XC15 orbits is 156 million kilometers, and the perihelion (nearest point to the Sun) is 64 million kilometers.

The distance of the asteroid 2010 XC15 from Earth is currently --.-- million kilometers, equivalent to --.-- astronomical units. Light takes -- minutes and -- seconds to travel from the asteroid 2010 XC15 and arrive to us.

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2010 XC15 will pass past Earth on December 27 at 13:15 at a distance of 772 thousand kilometers at a speed of 10 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2010 XC15 to our planet will happen on December 18, 2027. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 7.62 million kilometers.

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