Last update on September 24, 2022

Asteroid 2022 SM8

The asteroid 2022 SM8 isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 19 meters to 43 meters.

The asteroid 2022 SM8 was discovered on September 23, 2022. This near-Earth object belongs to the Apollo group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 800 days. At this time, the asteroid moves away from the Sun at a maximum distance of 353 million kilometers and approaches it at a minimum distance of 151 million kilometers.

The distance of the asteroid 2022 SM8 from Earth is currently --.-- million kilometers, equivalent to --.-- astronomical units. Light takes -- minutes and -- seconds to travel from the asteroid 2022 SM8 and arrive to us.

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2022 SM8 flew past Earth on September 17 at 03:55 at a distance of 5.59 million kilometers at a speed of 7 kilometers per second.

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The asteroid 2022 SM8

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