Last update on February 10, 2022

Asteroid 2016 HF2

The asteroid 2016 HF2 isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 16 meters to 36 meters.

The asteroid 2016 HF2 was detected on April 25, 2016. This near-Earth object belongs to the Aten group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 359 days. At this time, the asteroid moves away from the Sun at a maximum distance of 177 million kilometers and approaches it at a minimum distance of 119 million kilometers.

The distance of the asteroid 2016 HF2 from Earth is currently --.-- million kilometers, equivalent to --.-- astronomical units. Light takes -- minutes and -- seconds to travel from the asteroid 2016 HF2 and arrive to us.

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2016 HF2 flew past Earth on September 29 at 00:16 at a distance of 7.34 million kilometers at a speed of 6 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2016 HF2 to our planet will happen on September 21, 2023. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 15.92 million kilometers.

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The asteroid 2016 HF2

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