Last update on January 20, 2022

Asteroid 2020 DC

The asteroid 2020 DC isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 12 meters to 27 meters.

The asteroid 2020 DC was opened on February 16, 2020. This near-Earth object belongs to the Apollo group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 736 days. The aphelion (farthest point from the Sun) of the asteroid 2020 DC orbits is 328 million kilometers, and the perihelion (nearest point to the Sun) is 150 million kilometers.

The distance of the asteroid 2020 DC from Earth is currently --.-- million kilometers, equivalent to --.-- astronomical units. Light takes -- minutes and -- seconds to travel from the asteroid 2020 DC and arrive to us.

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2020 DC flew past Earth on March 07 at 17:38 at a distance of 1.59 million kilometers at a speed of 5 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2020 DC to our planet will happen on March 30, 2024. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 9.87 million kilometers.

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