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Last update on March 15, 2022

Asteroid 2022 EQ6

The asteroid 2022 EQ6 isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 15 meters to 34 meters.

The asteroid 2022 EQ6 was detected on March 14, 2022. This near-Earth object belongs to the Aten group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 290 days. The aphelion (farthest point from the Sun) of the asteroid 2022 EQ6 orbits is 170 million kilometers, and the perihelion (nearest point to the Sun) is 86 million kilometers.

The distance of the asteroid 2022 EQ6 from Earth is currently --.-- million kilometers, equivalent to --.-- astronomical units. Light takes -- minutes and -- seconds to travel from the asteroid 2022 EQ6 and arrive to us.

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2022 EQ6 flew past Earth on March 20 at 10:03 at a distance of 2.9 million kilometers at a speed of 9 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2022 EQ6 to our planet will happen on December 18, 2032. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 9.77 million kilometers.

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