Last update on January 07, 2022

Asteroid 2012 UX68

The asteroid 2012 UX68 isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 40 meters to 90 meters.

The asteroid 2012 UX68 was discovered on October 20, 2012. This near-Earth object belongs to the Apollo group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 416 days. The aphelion (farthest point from the Sun) of the asteroid 2012 UX68 orbits is 209 million kilometers, and the perihelion (nearest point to the Sun) is 117 million kilometers.

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Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2012 UX68 will pass past Earth on May 15 at 10:45 at a distance of 1.05 million kilometers at a speed of 8 kilometers per second.

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The asteroid 2012 UX68

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