Last update on January 07, 2022

Asteroid 2015 DR215

The asteroid 2015 DR215 is potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 210 meters to 470 meters.

The asteroid 2015 DR215 was detected on February 18, 2015. This near-Earth object belongs to the group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 199 days. At this time, the asteroid moves away from the Sun at a maximum distance of 147 million kilometers and approaches it at a minimum distance of 53 million kilometers.

The distance of the asteroid 2015 DR215 from Earth is currently --.-- million kilometers, equivalent to --.-- astronomical units. Light takes -- minutes and -- seconds to travel from the asteroid 2015 DR215 and arrive to us.

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2015 DR215 flew past Earth on March 11 at 02:40 at a distance of 6.7 million kilometers at a speed of 8 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2015 DR215 to our planet will happen on March 22, 2028. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 8.5 million kilometers.

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The asteroid 2015 DR215

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