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Last update on January 27, 2022

Asteroid 2022 BB2

The asteroid 2022 BB2 isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 13 meters to 30 meters.

The asteroid 2022 BB2 was discovered on January 26, 2022. This near-Earth object belongs to the Aten group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 229 days. At this time, the asteroid moves away from the Sun at a maximum distance of 172 million kilometers and approaches it at a minimum distance of 48 million kilometers.

The distance of the asteroid 2022 BB2 from Earth is currently --.-- million kilometers, equivalent to --.-- astronomical units. Light takes -- minutes and -- seconds to travel from the asteroid 2022 BB2 and arrive to us.

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2022 BB2 flew past Earth on January 24 at 09:14 at a distance of 4.05 million kilometers at a speed of 14 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2022 BB2 to our planet will happen on March 19, 2024. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 18.76 million kilometers.

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