Last update on September 20, 2022

Asteroid 2022 RC7

The asteroid 2022 RC7 isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 56 meters to 125 meters.

The asteroid 2022 RC7 was detected on September 15, 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 RC7 orbits is 167 million kilometers, and the perihelion (nearest point to the Sun) is 90 million kilometers.

The distance of the asteroid 2022 RC7 from Earth is currently --.-- million kilometers, equivalent to --.-- astronomical units. Light takes -- minutes and -- seconds to travel from the asteroid 2022 RC7 and arrive to us.

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2022 RC7 flew past Earth on September 09 at 15:30 at a distance of 4.6 million kilometers at a speed of 8 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2022 RC7 to our planet will happen on September 26, 2026. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 14.17 million kilometers.

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The asteroid 2022 RC7

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