Last update on August 28, 2022

Asteroid 2022 QN6

The asteroid 2022 QN6 isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 14 meters to 30 meters.

The asteroid 2022 QN6 was detected on August 27, 2022. This near-Earth object belongs to the Apollo group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 417 days. The aphelion (farthest point from the Sun) of the asteroid 2022 QN6 orbits is 196 million kilometers, and the perihelion (nearest point to the Sun) is 131 million kilometers.

The distance of the asteroid 2022 QN6 from Earth is currently --.-- million kilometers, equivalent to --.-- astronomical units. Light takes -- minutes and -- seconds to travel from the asteroid 2022 QN6 and arrive to us.

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2022 QN6 flew past Earth on August 11 at 17:03 at a distance of 2.15 million kilometers at a speed of 6 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2022 QN6 to our planet will happen on March 03, 2038. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 5.51 million kilometers.

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The asteroid 2022 QN6

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