Last update on January 06, 2022

Asteroid 2022 AB

The asteroid 2022 AB isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 51 meters to 113 meters.

The asteroid 2022 AB was discovered on January 02, 2022. This near-Earth object belongs to the Aten group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 350 days. At this time, the asteroid moves away from the Sun at a maximum distance of 167 million kilometers and approaches it at a minimum distance of 124 million kilometers.

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Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2022 AB flew past Earth on January 20 at 08:21 at a distance of 3.7 million kilometers at a speed of 6 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2022 AB to our planet will happen on August 03, 2043. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 14.86 million kilometers.

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The asteroid 2022 AB

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