Last update on January 29, 2022

Asteroid 2022 BP3

The asteroid 2022 BP3 isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 20 meters to 45 meters.

The asteroid 2022 BP3 was discovered on January 28, 2022. This near-Earth object belongs to the Apollo group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 414 days. At this time, the asteroid moves away from the Sun at a maximum distance of 177 million kilometers and approaches it at a minimum distance of 149 million kilometers.

The distance of the asteroid 2022 BP3 from Earth is currently --.-- million kilometers, equivalent to --.-- astronomical units. Light takes -- minutes and -- seconds to travel from the asteroid 2022 BP3 and arrive to us.

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2022 BP3 flew past Earth on January 29 at 02:33 at a distance of 4.25 million kilometers at a speed of 13 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2022 BP3 to our planet will happen on January 30, 2039. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 5.63 million kilometers.

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The asteroid 2022 BP3

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