Last update on April 28, 2022

Asteroid 2022 HE3

The asteroid 2022 HE3 isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 23 meters to 51 meters.

The asteroid 2022 HE3 was opened on April 27, 2022. This near-Earth object belongs to the Apollo group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 370 days. The aphelion (farthest point from the Sun) of the asteroid 2022 HE3 orbits is 193 million kilometers, and the perihelion (nearest point to the Sun) is 108 million kilometers.

The distance of the asteroid 2022 HE3 from Earth is currently --.-- million kilometers, equivalent to --.-- astronomical units. Light takes -- minutes and -- seconds to travel from the asteroid 2022 HE3 and arrive to us.

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2022 HE3 flew past Earth on April 23 at 11:50 at a distance of 4.7 million kilometers at a speed of 13 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2022 HE3 to our planet will happen on April 25, 2023. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 12.69 million kilometers.

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