Last update on February 02, 2022

Asteroid 2017 XO2

The asteroid 2017 XO2 isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 85 meters to 190 meters.

The asteroid 2017 XO2 was opened on November 05, 2011. This near-Earth object belongs to the Apollo group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 441 days. At this time, the asteroid moves away from the Sun at a maximum distance of 231 million kilometers and approaches it at a minimum distance of 108 million kilometers.

The distance of the asteroid 2017 XO2 from Earth is currently --.-- million kilometers, equivalent to --.-- astronomical units. Light takes -- minutes and -- seconds to travel from the asteroid 2017 XO2 and arrive to us.

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2017 XO2 flew past Earth on May 01 at 00:15 at a distance of 7.22 million kilometers at a speed of 12 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2017 XO2 to our planet will happen on October 31, 2052. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 10.22 million kilometers.

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