Last update on January 19, 2022

Asteroid 2020 FW5

The asteroid 2020 FW5 isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 19 meters to 43 meters.

The asteroid 2020 FW5 was opened on March 25, 2020. This near-Earth object belongs to the Apollo group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 734 days. The aphelion (farthest point from the Sun) of the asteroid 2020 FW5 orbits is 341 million kilometers, and the perihelion (nearest point to the Sun) is 135 million kilometers.

The distance of the asteroid 2020 FW5 from Earth is currently --.-- million kilometers, equivalent to --.-- astronomical units. Light takes -- minutes and -- seconds to travel from the asteroid 2020 FW5 and arrive to us.

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2020 FW5 flew past Earth on March 31 at 04:11 at a distance of 4.59 million kilometers at a speed of 13 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2020 FW5 to our planet will happen on April 04, 2024. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 11.69 million kilometers.

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