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Last update on January 31, 2022

Asteroid 2022 BN5

The asteroid 2022 BN5 isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 15 meters to 33 meters.

The asteroid 2022 BN5 was discovered on January 30, 2022. This near-Earth object belongs to the Aten group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 317 days. The aphelion (farthest point from the Sun) of the asteroid 2022 BN5 orbits is 158 million kilometers, and the perihelion (nearest point to the Sun) is 114 million kilometers.

The distance of the asteroid 2022 BN5 from Earth is currently --.-- million kilometers, equivalent to --.-- astronomical units. Light takes -- minutes and -- seconds to travel from the asteroid 2022 BN5 and arrive to us.

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2022 BN5 flew past Earth on February 04 at 03:26 at a distance of 9.51 million kilometers at a speed of 6 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2022 BN5 to our planet will happen on January 08, 2035. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 14.45 million kilometers.

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