Last update on May 19, 2022

Asteroid 2022 KB

The asteroid 2022 KB isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 17 meters to 37 meters.

The asteroid 2022 KB was discovered on May 18, 2022. This near-Earth object belongs to the Apollo group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 580 days. The aphelion (farthest point from the Sun) of the asteroid 2022 KB orbits is 284 million kilometers, and the perihelion (nearest point to the Sun) is 124 million kilometers.

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

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2022 KB flew past Earth on May 14 at 17:21 at a distance of 1.36 million kilometers at a speed of 17 kilometers per second.

Position in the sky for your location

The asteroid 2022 KB

Keyboard control
minus 5 minutes
plus 5 minutes
minus 1 day
plus 1 day

List of asteroid close approaches to Earth

Distance of planets from the Sun and Earth and visibility in the sky for your location