Last update on October 22, 2022

Asteroid 2022 US6

The asteroid 2022 US6 isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 15 meters to 33 meters.

The asteroid 2022 US6 was opened on October 17, 2022. This near-Earth object belongs to the Apollo group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 511 days. The aphelion (farthest point from the Sun) of the asteroid 2022 US6 orbits is 244 million kilometers, and the perihelion (nearest point to the Sun) is 130 million kilometers.

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Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2022 US6 flew past Earth on November 07 at 14:55 at a distance of 3.73 million kilometers at a speed of 7 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2022 US6 to our planet will happen on October 31, 2029. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 8.36 million kilometers.

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