Last update on February 27, 2022

Asteroid 2022 DR2

The asteroid 2022 DR2 isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 33 meters to 73 meters.

The asteroid 2022 DR2 was detected on February 26, 2022. This near-Earth object belongs to the Apollo group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 476 days. The aphelion (farthest point from the Sun) of the asteroid 2022 DR2 orbits is 215 million kilometers, and the perihelion (nearest point to the Sun) is 142 million kilometers.

The distance of the asteroid 2022 DR2 from Earth is currently --.-- million kilometers, equivalent to --.-- astronomical units. Light takes -- minutes and -- seconds to travel from the asteroid 2022 DR2 and arrive to us.

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2022 DR2 flew past Earth on February 19 at 08:41 at a distance of 5 million kilometers at a speed of 13 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2022 DR2 to our planet will happen on February 20, 2095. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 4.89 million kilometers.

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