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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 39 meters to 87 meters.

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

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 415 days. At this time, the asteroid moves away from the Sun at a maximum distance of 209 million kilometers and approaches it at a minimum distance of 117 million kilometers.

The distance of the asteroid 2012 UX68 from Earth is currently --.-- million kilometers, equivalent to --.-- astronomical units. Light takes -- minutes and -- seconds to travel from the asteroid 2012 UX68 and arrive to us.

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2012 UX68 flew past Earth on May 15 at 14:21 at a distance of 941 thousand kilometers at a speed of 8 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2012 UX68 to our planet will happen on November 12, 2045. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 17.26 million kilometers.

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