Last update on September 08, 2022

Asteroid 2022 RW3

The asteroid 2022 RW3 isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 11 meters to 25 meters.

The asteroid 2022 RW3 was opened on September 05, 2022. This near-Earth object belongs to the Amor group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 382 days. The aphelion (farthest point from the Sun) of the asteroid 2022 RW3 orbits is 155 million kilometers, and the perihelion (nearest point to the Sun) is 153 million kilometers.

The distance of the asteroid 2022 RW3 from Earth is currently --.-- million kilometers, equivalent to --.-- astronomical units. Light takes -- minutes and -- seconds to travel from the asteroid 2022 RW3 and arrive to us.

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2022 RW3 flew past Earth on August 28 at 19:52 at a distance of 4.63 million kilometers at a speed of 2 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2022 RW3 to our planet will happen on September 16, 2046. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 8.18 million kilometers.

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