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Last update on January 31, 2022

Asteroid 2022 BM5

The asteroid 2022 BM5 isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 20 meters to 44 meters.

The asteroid 2022 BM5 was discovered on January 30, 2022. This near-Earth object belongs to the Aten group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 272 days. At this time, the asteroid moves away from the Sun at a maximum distance of 149 million kilometers and approaches it at a minimum distance of 97 million kilometers.

The distance of the asteroid 2022 BM5 from Earth is currently --.-- million kilometers, equivalent to --.-- astronomical units. Light takes -- minutes and -- seconds to travel from the asteroid 2022 BM5 and arrive to us.

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2022 BM5 flew past Earth on February 03 at 08:39 at a distance of 2.62 million kilometers at a speed of 8 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2022 BM5 to our planet will happen on February 09, 2025. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 18.8 million kilometers.

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