Last update on January 26, 2022

Asteroid 2022 BY

The asteroid 2022 BY isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 16 meters to 35 meters.

The asteroid 2022 BY was opened on January 25, 2022. This near-Earth object belongs to the Amor group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 584 days. At this time, the asteroid moves away from the Sun at a maximum distance of 257 million kilometers and approaches it at a minimum distance of 153 million kilometers.

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

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2022 BY flew past Earth on February 02 at 16:31 at a distance of 5.99 million kilometers at a speed of 5 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2022 BY to our planet will happen on February 08, 2097. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 5.92 million kilometers.

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