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 discovered on August 11, 2018. This near-Earth object belongs to the Aten group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 289 days. The aphelion (farthest point from the Sun) of the asteroid 2018 PZ21 orbits is 161 million kilometers, and the perihelion (nearest point to the Sun) is 95 million kilometers.

The distance of the asteroid 2018 PZ21 from Earth is currently --.-- million kilometers, equivalent to --.-- astronomical units. Light takes -- minutes and -- seconds to travel from the asteroid 2018 PZ21 and arrive to us.

Approach to Earth

The asteroid 2018 PZ21 will not approach this year.

Last time its flew past our planet on October 06, 2022 at a distance of 9.52 million kilometers. 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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