Last update on January 30, 2022

Asteroid 2018 PZ21

The asteroid 2018 PZ21 isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 12 meters to 27 meters.

The asteroid 2018 PZ21 was detected on August 11, 2018. This near-Earth object belongs to the Aten group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 289 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 95 million kilometers.

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Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2018 PZ21 flew past Earth on October 06 at 01:07 at a distance of 9.52 million kilometers at a speed of 5 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2018 PZ21 to our planet will happen on August 08, 2041. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 6.11 million kilometers.

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The asteroid 2018 PZ21

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