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Last update on January 05, 2022

Asteroid 2018 CA1

The asteroid 2018 CA1 isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 24 meters to 54 meters.

The asteroid 2018 CA1 was detected on February 05, 2018. This near-Earth object belongs to the Apollo group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 488 days. The aphelion (farthest point from the Sun) of the asteroid 2018 CA1 orbits is 217 million kilometers, and the perihelion (nearest point to the Sun) is 146 million kilometers.

The distance of the asteroid 2018 CA1 from Earth is currently --.-- million kilometers, equivalent to --.-- astronomical units. Light takes -- minutes and -- seconds to travel from the asteroid 2018 CA1 and arrive to us.

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2018 CA1 flew past Earth on February 05 at 00:42 at a distance of 3.76 million kilometers at a speed of 15 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2018 CA1 to our planet will happen on February 06, 2026. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 9.95 million kilometers.

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