Last update on January 25, 2022

Asteroid 2022 BQ

The asteroid 2022 BQ isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 17 meters to 38 meters.

The asteroid 2022 BQ was detected on January 24, 2022. This near-Earth object belongs to the Aten group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 334 days. At this time, the asteroid moves away from the Sun at a maximum distance of 171 million kilometers and approaches it at a minimum distance of 111 million kilometers.

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

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2022 BQ flew past Earth on January 20 at 13:37 at a distance of 4.2 million kilometers at a speed of 9 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2022 BQ to our planet will happen on January 20, 2043. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 4.04 million kilometers.

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The asteroid 2022 BQ

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