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 opened on January 30, 2022. This near-Earth object belongs to the Aten group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 272 days. The aphelion (farthest point from the Sun) of the asteroid 2022 BM5 orbits is 149 million kilometers, and the perihelion (nearest point to the Sun) is 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

The asteroid 2022 BM5 will not approach this year.

Last time its flew past our planet on February 03, 2022 at a distance of 2.62 million kilometers. 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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