Last update on January 31, 2022

Asteroid 2018 LU2

The asteroid 2018 LU2 isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 12 meters to 26 meters.

The asteroid 2018 LU2 was opened on June 07, 2018. This near-Earth object belongs to the Apollo group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 489 days. At this time, the asteroid moves away from the Sun at a maximum distance of 241 million kilometers and approaches it at a minimum distance of 122 million kilometers.

The distance of the asteroid 2018 LU2 from Earth is currently --.-- million kilometers, equivalent to --.-- astronomical units. Light takes -- minutes and -- seconds to travel from the asteroid 2018 LU2 and arrive to us.

Approach to Earth

The asteroid 2018 LU2 will not approach this year.

Last time its flew past our planet on June 09, 2022 at a distance of 5.66 million kilometers. The next close approach of asteroid 2018 LU2 to our planet will happen on June 14, 2026. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 18.56 million kilometers.

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