Last update on January 06, 2022

Asteroid 2022 AW

The asteroid 2022 AW isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 36 meters to 81 meters.

The asteroid 2022 AW was opened on January 05, 2022. This near-Earth object belongs to the Apollo group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 524 days. At this time, the asteroid moves away from the Sun at a maximum distance of 260 million kilometers and approaches it at a minimum distance of 120 million kilometers.

The distance of the asteroid 2022 AW from Earth is currently --.-- million kilometers, equivalent to --.-- astronomical units. Light takes -- minutes and -- seconds to travel from the asteroid 2022 AW and arrive to us.

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2022 AW flew past Earth on January 18 at 11:37 at a distance of 3.61 million kilometers at a speed of 10 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2022 AW to our planet will happen on June 24, 2167. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 8.75 million kilometers.

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The asteroid 2022 AW

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