Last update on August 19, 2022

Asteroid 2022 QK

The asteroid 2022 QK isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 18 meters to 41 meters.

The asteroid 2022 QK was discovered on August 18, 2022. This near-Earth object belongs to the Amor group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 728 days. The aphelion (farthest point from the Sun) of the asteroid 2022 QK orbits is 314 million kilometers, and the perihelion (nearest point to the Sun) is 159 million kilometers.

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

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2022 QK flew past Earth on August 21 at 20:37 at a distance of 8.45 million kilometers at a speed of 7 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2022 QK to our planet will happen on August 15, 2024. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 12.19 million kilometers.

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The asteroid 2022 QK

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