Last update on August 29, 2022

Asteroid 2022 QT6

The asteroid 2022 QT6 isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 13 meters to 28 meters.

The asteroid 2022 QT6 was detected on August 28, 2022. This near-Earth object belongs to the Aten group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 321 days. The aphelion (farthest point from the Sun) of the asteroid 2022 QT6 orbits is 156 million kilometers, and the perihelion (nearest point to the Sun) is 118 million kilometers.

The distance of the asteroid 2022 QT6 from Earth is currently --.-- million kilometers, equivalent to --.-- astronomical units. Light takes -- minutes and -- seconds to travel from the asteroid 2022 QT6 and arrive to us.

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2022 QT6 flew past Earth on August 22 at 15:03 at a distance of 5.32 million kilometers at a speed of 3 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2022 QT6 to our planet will happen on October 10, 2066. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 4.27 million kilometers.

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