Last update on October 02, 2022

Asteroid 2022 SM48

The asteroid 2022 SM48 isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 35 meters to 77 meters.

The asteroid 2022 SM48 was opened on September 29, 2022. This near-Earth object belongs to the Apollo group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 741 days. The aphelion (farthest point from the Sun) of the asteroid 2022 SM48 orbits is 356 million kilometers, and the perihelion (nearest point to the Sun) is 123 million kilometers.

The distance of the asteroid 2022 SM48 from Earth is currently --.-- million kilometers, equivalent to --.-- astronomical units. Light takes -- minutes and -- seconds to travel from the asteroid 2022 SM48 and arrive to us.

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2022 SM48 flew past Earth on October 19 at 21:41 at a distance of 8.64 million kilometers at a speed of 13 kilometers per second.

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The asteroid 2022 SM48

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