Last update on September 02, 2022

Asteroid 2022 RK

The asteroid 2022 RK isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 18 meters to 39 meters.

The asteroid 2022 RK was opened on September 01, 2022. This near-Earth object belongs to the Aten group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 291 days. The aphelion (farthest point from the Sun) of the asteroid 2022 RK orbits is 164 million kilometers, and the perihelion (nearest point to the Sun) is 93 million kilometers.

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

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2022 RK flew past Earth on September 04 at 04:25 at a distance of 3.6 million kilometers at a speed of 8 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2022 RK to our planet will happen on September 06, 2026. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 5.23 million kilometers.

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The asteroid 2022 RK

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