Last update on October 30, 2022

Asteroid 2022 US16

The asteroid 2022 US16 isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 22 meters to 49 meters.

The asteroid 2022 US16 was detected on October 25, 2022. This near-Earth object belongs to the Amor group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 575 days. The aphelion (farthest point from the Sun) of the asteroid 2022 US16 orbits is 253 million kilometers, and the perihelion (nearest point to the Sun) is 152 million kilometers.

The distance of the asteroid 2022 US16 from Earth is currently --.-- million kilometers, equivalent to --.-- astronomical units. Light takes -- minutes and -- seconds to travel from the asteroid 2022 US16 and arrive to us.

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2022 US16 flew past Earth on October 23 at 13:43 at a distance of 7.67 million kilometers at a speed of 11 kilometers per second.

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The asteroid 2022 US16

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