Last update on November 15, 2022

Asteroid 2022 VP2

The asteroid 2022 VP2 isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 13 meters to 30 meters.

The asteroid 2022 VP2 was opened on November 15, 2022. This near-Earth object belongs to the Aten group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 307 days. At this time, the asteroid moves away from the Sun at a maximum distance of 161 million kilometers and approaches it at a minimum distance of 106 million kilometers.

The distance of the asteroid 2022 VP2 from Earth is currently --.-- million kilometers, equivalent to --.-- astronomical units. Light takes -- minutes and -- seconds to travel from the asteroid 2022 VP2 and arrive to us.

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2022 VP2 flew past Earth on November 14 at 10:25 at a distance of 2.38 million kilometers at a speed of 13 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2022 VP2 to our planet will happen on November 14, 2043. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 3.76 million kilometers.

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