Last update on October 22, 2022

Asteroid 2022 UF6

The asteroid 2022 UF6 isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 61 meters to 137 meters.

The asteroid 2022 UF6 was opened on October 16, 2022. This near-Earth object belongs to the Aten group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 242 days. The aphelion (farthest point from the Sun) of the asteroid 2022 UF6 orbits is 165 million kilometers, and the perihelion (nearest point to the Sun) is 63 million kilometers.

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Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2022 UF6 flew past Earth on September 25 at 22:41 at a distance of 7.64 million kilometers at a speed of 11 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2022 UF6 to our planet will happen on September 28, 2024. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 13.15 million kilometers.

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