Last update on October 22, 2022

Asteroid 2022 US5

The asteroid 2022 US5 isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 12 meters to 28 meters.

The asteroid 2022 US5 was detected on October 18, 2022. This near-Earth object belongs to the Aten group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 295 days. The aphelion (farthest point from the Sun) of the asteroid 2022 US5 orbits is 154 million kilometers, and the perihelion (nearest point to the Sun) is 105 million kilometers.

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Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2022 US5 flew past Earth on October 20 at 15:00 at a distance of 3.23 million kilometers at a speed of 9 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2022 US5 to our planet will happen on October 25, 2043. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 14.28 million kilometers.

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