Last update on January 11, 2022

Asteroid 2016 CZ31

The asteroid 2016 CZ31 isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 103 meters to 231 meters.

The asteroid 2016 CZ31 was opened on February 05, 2016. This near-Earth object belongs to the Apollo group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 630 days. At this time, the asteroid moves away from the Sun at a maximum distance of 320 million kilometers and approaches it at a minimum distance of 110 million kilometers.

The distance of the asteroid 2016 CZ31 from Earth is currently --.-- million kilometers, equivalent to --.-- astronomical units. Light takes -- minutes and -- seconds to travel from the asteroid 2016 CZ31 and arrive to us.

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2016 CZ31 flew past Earth on July 29 at 18:02 at a distance of 2.8 million kilometers at a speed of 15 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2016 CZ31 to our planet will happen on July 22, 2041. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 17.78 million kilometers.

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The asteroid 2016 CZ31

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