Last update on January 09, 2022

Asteroid 2021 TC1

The asteroid 2021 TC1 isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 23 meters to 51 meters.

The asteroid 2021 TC1 was detected on October 03, 2021. This near-Earth object belongs to the Apollo group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 367 days. At this time, the asteroid moves away from the Sun at a maximum distance of 187 million kilometers and approaches it at a minimum distance of 113 million kilometers.

The distance of the asteroid 2021 TC1 from Earth is currently --.-- million kilometers, equivalent to --.-- astronomical units. Light takes -- minutes and -- seconds to travel from the asteroid 2021 TC1 and arrive to us.

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2021 TC1 will pass past Earth on October 15 at 20:39 at a distance of 9.15 million kilometers at a speed of 6 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2021 TC1 to our planet will happen on October 15, 2023. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 14.67 million kilometers.

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The asteroid 2021 TC1

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