Last update on January 26, 2022

Asteroid 2022 BC1

The asteroid 2022 BC1 isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 50 meters to 111 meters.

The asteroid 2022 BC1 was opened on January 25, 2022. This near-Earth object belongs to the Amor group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 704 days. The aphelion (farthest point from the Sun) of the asteroid 2022 BC1 orbits is 310 million kilometers, and the perihelion (nearest point to the Sun) is 154 million kilometers.

The distance of the asteroid 2022 BC1 from Earth is currently --.-- million kilometers, equivalent to --.-- astronomical units. Light takes -- minutes and -- seconds to travel from the asteroid 2022 BC1 and arrive to us.

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2022 BC1 flew past Earth on January 11 at 23:29 at a distance of 9.94 million kilometers at a speed of 6 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2022 BC1 to our planet will happen on January 17, 2074. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 14.65 million kilometers.

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The asteroid 2022 BC1

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