Last update on August 30, 2022

Asteroid 2022 QB8

The asteroid 2022 QB8 isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 18 meters to 40 meters.

The asteroid 2022 QB8 was opened on August 29, 2022. This near-Earth object belongs to the Apollo group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 384 days. At this time, the asteroid moves away from the Sun at a maximum distance of 178 million kilometers and approaches it at a minimum distance of 132 million kilometers.

The distance of the asteroid 2022 QB8 from Earth is currently --.-- million kilometers, equivalent to --.-- astronomical units. Light takes -- minutes and -- seconds to travel from the asteroid 2022 QB8 and arrive to us.

Approach to Earth

The asteroid 2022 QB8 will not approach this year.

Last time its flew past our planet on August 31, 2022 at a distance of 7.25 million kilometers. The next close approach of asteroid 2022 QB8 to our planet will happen on February 21, 2024. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 9.87 million kilometers.

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