Last update on June 24, 2022

Asteroid 2022 MK1

The asteroid 2022 MK1 isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 42 meters to 93 meters.

The asteroid 2022 MK1 was opened on June 21, 2022. This near-Earth object belongs to the Apollo group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 877 days. The aphelion (farthest point from the Sun) of the asteroid 2022 MK1 orbits is 385 million kilometers, and the perihelion (nearest point to the Sun) is 151 million kilometers.

The distance of the asteroid 2022 MK1 from Earth is currently --.-- million kilometers, equivalent to --.-- astronomical units. Light takes -- minutes and -- seconds to travel from the asteroid 2022 MK1 and arrive to us.

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2022 MK1 flew past Earth on June 27 at 11:46 at a distance of 7.8 million kilometers at a speed of 8 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2022 MK1 to our planet will happen on July 19, 2034. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 362 thousand kilometers.

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