Last update on October 22, 2022

Asteroid 2022 UD6

The asteroid 2022 UD6 isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 15 meters to 34 meters.

The asteroid 2022 UD6 was opened on October 20, 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 UD6 orbits is 161 million kilometers, and the perihelion (nearest point to the Sun) is 92 million kilometers.

The distance of the asteroid 2022 UD6 from Earth is currently --.-- million kilometers, equivalent to --.-- astronomical units. Light takes -- minutes and -- seconds to travel from the asteroid 2022 UD6 and arrive to us.

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2022 UD6 flew past Earth on October 17 at 19:07 at a distance of 7 million kilometers at a speed of 7 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2022 UD6 to our planet will happen on October 13, 2029. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 4.5 million kilometers.

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