Last update on May 23, 2022

Asteroid 2022 KS

The asteroid 2022 KS isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 12 meters to 27 meters.

The asteroid 2022 KS was discovered on May 22, 2022. This near-Earth object belongs to the Apollo group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 485 days. The aphelion (farthest point from the Sun) of the asteroid 2022 KS orbits is 226 million kilometers, and the perihelion (nearest point to the Sun) is 135 million kilometers.

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

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2022 KS flew past Earth on May 17 at 13:58 at a distance of 872 thousand kilometers at a speed of 6 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2022 KS to our planet will happen on April 23, 2026. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 10.73 million kilometers.

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