Last update on January 12, 2022

Asteroid 2021 EY1

The asteroid 2021 EY1 isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 12 meters to 27 meters.

The asteroid 2021 EY1 was detected on March 07, 2021. This near-Earth object belongs to the Aten group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 363 days. At this time, the asteroid moves away from the Sun at a maximum distance of 217 million kilometers and approaches it at a minimum distance of 81 million kilometers.

The distance of the asteroid 2021 EY1 from Earth is currently --.-- million kilometers, equivalent to --.-- astronomical units. Light takes -- minutes and -- seconds to travel from the asteroid 2021 EY1 and arrive to us.

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2021 EY1 flew past Earth on March 10 at 10:32 at a distance of 3.89 million kilometers at a speed of 15 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2021 EY1 to our planet will happen on March 09, 2023. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 8.38 million kilometers.

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