Last update on July 27, 2022

Asteroid 2022 OW1

The asteroid 2022 OW1 isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 17 meters to 39 meters.

The asteroid 2022 OW1 was discovered on July 22, 2022. This near-Earth object belongs to the Amor group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 566 days. At this time, the asteroid moves away from the Sun at a maximum distance of 240 million kilometers and approaches it at a minimum distance of 160 million kilometers.

The distance of the asteroid 2022 OW1 from Earth is currently --.-- million kilometers, equivalent to --.-- astronomical units. Light takes -- minutes and -- seconds to travel from the asteroid 2022 OW1 and arrive to us.

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2022 OW1 flew past Earth on August 23 at 17:59 at a distance of 9.2 million kilometers at a speed of 3 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2022 OW1 to our planet will happen on August 29, 2070. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 12.51 million kilometers.

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The asteroid 2022 OW1

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