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Last update on January 31, 2022

Asteroid 2018 GY

The asteroid 2018 GY isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 29 meters to 64 meters.

The asteroid 2018 GY was discovered on March 18, 2018. This near-Earth object belongs to the Aten group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 245 days. At this time, the asteroid moves away from the Sun at a maximum distance of 161 million kilometers and approaches it at a minimum distance of 68 million kilometers.

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

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2018 GY flew past Earth on March 13 at 04:33 at a distance of 4.56 million kilometers at a speed of 11 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2018 GY to our planet will happen on March 11, 2024. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 14.91 million kilometers.

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