Last update on January 31, 2022

Asteroid 2022 BL5

The asteroid 2022 BL5 isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 22 meters to 49 meters.

The asteroid 2022 BL5 was opened on January 27, 2022. This near-Earth object belongs to the Aten group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 225 days. At this time, the asteroid moves away from the Sun at a maximum distance of 166 million kilometers and approaches it at a minimum distance of 51 million kilometers.

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Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2022 BL5 flew past Earth on February 05 at 22:00 at a distance of 6.31 million kilometers at a speed of 14 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2022 BL5 to our planet will happen on February 05, 2030. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 6.75 million kilometers.

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The asteroid 2022 BL5

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