Last update on October 17, 2022

Asteroid 2022 UP

The asteroid 2022 UP isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 51 meters to 114 meters.

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

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 417 days. The aphelion (farthest point from the Sun) of the asteroid 2022 UP orbits is 215 million kilometers, and the perihelion (nearest point to the Sun) is 112 million kilometers.

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

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2022 UP flew past Earth on October 12 at 09:24 at a distance of 6.7 million kilometers at a speed of 16 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2022 UP to our planet will happen on October 11, 2030. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 12.6 million kilometers.

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