Last update on July 30, 2022

Asteroid 2022 OW3

The asteroid 2022 OW3 isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 14 meters to 31 meters.

The asteroid 2022 OW3 was detected on July 29, 2022. This near-Earth object belongs to the Aten group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 360 days. The aphelion (farthest point from the Sun) of the asteroid 2022 OW3 orbits is 181 million kilometers, and the perihelion (nearest point to the Sun) is 116 million kilometers.

The distance of the asteroid 2022 OW3 from Earth is currently --.-- million kilometers, equivalent to --.-- astronomical units. Light takes -- minutes and -- seconds to travel from the asteroid 2022 OW3 and arrive to us.

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2022 OW3 flew past Earth on August 01 at 07:01 at a distance of 1.91 million kilometers at a speed of 8 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2022 OW3 to our planet will happen on July 30, 2023. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 13.69 million kilometers.

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