Last update on August 27, 2022

Asteroid 2022 QB6

The asteroid 2022 QB6 isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 36 meters to 80 meters.

The asteroid 2022 QB6 was detected on August 26, 2022. This near-Earth object belongs to the Apollo group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 439 days. At this time, the asteroid moves away from the Sun at a maximum distance of 279 million kilometers and approaches it at a minimum distance of 59 million kilometers.

The distance of the asteroid 2022 QB6 from Earth is currently --.-- million kilometers, equivalent to --.-- astronomical units. Light takes -- minutes and -- seconds to travel from the asteroid 2022 QB6 and arrive to us.

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2022 QB6 flew past Earth on August 22 at 09:10 at a distance of 7.06 million kilometers at a speed of 20 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2022 QB6 to our planet will happen on December 17, 2025. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 14.42 million kilometers.

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