Last update on January 31, 2022

Asteroid 2018 KC2

The asteroid 2018 KC2 isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 71 meters to 159 meters.

The asteroid 2018 KC2 was opened on May 16, 2013. This near-Earth object belongs to the Apollo group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 457 days. The aphelion (farthest point from the Sun) of the asteroid 2018 KC2 orbits is 214 million kilometers, and the perihelion (nearest point to the Sun) is 133 million kilometers.

The distance of the asteroid 2018 KC2 from Earth is currently --.-- million kilometers, equivalent to --.-- astronomical units. Light takes -- minutes and -- seconds to travel from the asteroid 2018 KC2 and arrive to us.

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2018 KC2 flew past Earth on November 28 at 10:44 at a distance of 9.06 million kilometers at a speed of 5 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2018 KC2 to our planet will happen on December 16, 2027. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 12 million kilometers.

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