Last update on September 18, 2022

Asteroid 2022 SZ

The asteroid 2022 SZ isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 14 meters to 31 meters.

The asteroid 2022 SZ was discovered on September 16, 2022. This near-Earth object belongs to the Apollo group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 463 days. The aphelion (farthest point from the Sun) of the asteroid 2022 SZ orbits is 221 million kilometers, and the perihelion (nearest point to the Sun) is 130 million kilometers.

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

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2022 SZ flew past Earth on September 28 at 19:01 at a distance of 5.24 million kilometers at a speed of 7 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2022 SZ to our planet will happen on February 23, 2028. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 12.24 million kilometers.

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The asteroid 2022 SZ

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