Last update on October 20, 2022

Asteroid 2022 UY3

The asteroid 2022 UY3 isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 11 meters to 25 meters.

The asteroid 2022 UY3 was opened on October 19, 2022. This near-Earth object belongs to the Aten group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 274 days. The aphelion (farthest point from the Sun) of the asteroid 2022 UY3 orbits is 162 million kilometers, and the perihelion (nearest point to the Sun) is 84 million kilometers.

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Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2022 UY3 flew past Earth on October 13 at 16:36 at a distance of 1.09 million kilometers at a speed of 8 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2022 UY3 to our planet will happen on October 15, 2025. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 3.89 million kilometers.

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