Last update on February 04, 2022

Asteroid 2017 SZ20

The asteroid 2017 SZ20 isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 33 meters to 75 meters.

The asteroid 2017 SZ20 was detected on September 29, 2017. This near-Earth object belongs to the Apollo group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 455 days. At this time, the asteroid moves away from the Sun at a maximum distance of 195 million kilometers and approaches it at a minimum distance of 151 million kilometers.

The distance of the asteroid 2017 SZ20 from Earth is currently --.-- million kilometers, equivalent to --.-- astronomical units. Light takes -- minutes and -- seconds to travel from the asteroid 2017 SZ20 and arrive to us.

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2017 SZ20 flew past Earth on September 30 at 10:44 at a distance of 10.41 million kilometers at a speed of 11 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2017 SZ20 to our planet will happen on October 01, 2088. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 18.21 million kilometers.

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The asteroid 2017 SZ20

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