Last update on January 10, 2022

Asteroid 2022 AF5

The asteroid 2022 AF5 isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 12 meters to 28 meters.

The asteroid 2022 AF5 was opened on January 04, 2022. This near-Earth object belongs to the Apollo group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 410 days. The aphelion (farthest point from the Sun) of the asteroid 2022 AF5 orbits is 207 million kilometers, and the perihelion (nearest point to the Sun) is 116 million kilometers.

The distance of the asteroid 2022 AF5 from Earth is currently --.-- million kilometers, equivalent to --.-- astronomical units. Light takes -- minutes and -- seconds to travel from the asteroid 2022 AF5 and arrive to us.

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2022 AF5 flew past Earth on January 13 at 21:48 at a distance of 3.32 million kilometers at a speed of 9 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2022 AF5 to our planet will happen on July 10, 2023. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 13.39 million kilometers.

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The asteroid 2022 AF5

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