Last update on October 02, 2022

Asteroid 2022 SL48

The asteroid 2022 SL48 isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 12 meters to 27 meters.

The asteroid 2022 SL48 was opened on September 30, 2022. This near-Earth object belongs to the Aten group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 284 days. The aphelion (farthest point from the Sun) of the asteroid 2022 SL48 orbits is 169 million kilometers, and the perihelion (nearest point to the Sun) is 85 million kilometers.

The distance of the asteroid 2022 SL48 from Earth is currently --.-- million kilometers, equivalent to --.-- astronomical units. Light takes -- minutes and -- seconds to travel from the asteroid 2022 SL48 and arrive to us.

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2022 SL48 flew past Earth on September 23 at 19:42 at a distance of 831 thousand kilometers at a speed of 9 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2022 SL48 to our planet will happen on September 23, 2029. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 3.98 million kilometers.

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