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Last update on March 15, 2022

Asteroid 2022 EL6

The asteroid 2022 EL6 isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 26 meters to 57 meters.

The asteroid 2022 EL6 was detected on March 13, 2022. This near-Earth object belongs to the Apollo group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 448 days. At this time, the asteroid moves away from the Sun at a maximum distance of 218 million kilometers and approaches it at a minimum distance of 125 million kilometers.

The distance of the asteroid 2022 EL6 from Earth is currently --.-- million kilometers, equivalent to --.-- astronomical units. Light takes -- minutes and -- seconds to travel from the asteroid 2022 EL6 and arrive to us.

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2022 EL6 flew past Earth on March 17 at 05:18 at a distance of 2.06 million kilometers at a speed of 19 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2022 EL6 to our planet will happen on September 16, 2066. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 17.18 million kilometers.

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