Last update on November 16, 2022

Asteroid 2022 UD72

The asteroid 2022 UD72 isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 15 meters to 33 meters.

The asteroid 2022 UD72 was detected on October 17, 2022. This near-Earth object belongs to the Apollo group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 423 days. The aphelion (farthest point from the Sun) of the asteroid 2022 UD72 orbits is 197 million kilometers, and the perihelion (nearest point to the Sun) is 133 million kilometers.

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Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2022 UD72 flew past Earth on November 26 at 05:25 at a distance of 4.08 million kilometers at a speed of 4 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2022 UD72 to our planet will happen on April 12, 2038. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 4.6 million kilometers.

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