Last update on January 14, 2022

Asteroid 2022 AY6

The asteroid 2022 AY6 isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 15 meters to 33 meters.

The asteroid 2022 AY6 was detected on January 13, 2022. This near-Earth object belongs to the Apollo group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 1112 days. At this time, the asteroid moves away from the Sun at a maximum distance of 548 million kilometers and approaches it at a minimum distance of 81 million kilometers.

The distance of the asteroid 2022 AY6 from Earth is currently --.-- million kilometers, equivalent to --.-- astronomical units. Light takes -- minutes and -- seconds to travel from the asteroid 2022 AY6 and arrive to us.

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2022 AY6 flew past Earth on January 17 at 17:56 at a distance of 490 thousand kilometers at a speed of 23 kilometers per second.

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The asteroid 2022 AY6

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