Last update on January 06, 2022

Asteroid 2021 YX

The asteroid 2021 YX isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 26 meters to 57 meters.

The asteroid 2021 YX was opened on December 27, 2021. This near-Earth object belongs to the Apollo group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 959 days. At this time, the asteroid moves away from the Sun at a maximum distance of 436 million kilometers and approaches it at a minimum distance of 133 million kilometers.

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

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2021 YX flew past Earth on January 05 at 02:02 at a distance of 3.84 million kilometers at a speed of 12 kilometers per second.

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The asteroid 2021 YX

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