Last update on November 16, 2022

Asteroid 2022 WA

The asteroid 2022 WA isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 12 meters to 26 meters.

The asteroid 2022 WA was opened on November 16, 2022. This near-Earth object belongs to the Apollo group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 466 days. The aphelion (farthest point from the Sun) of the asteroid 2022 WA orbits is 266 million kilometers, and the perihelion (nearest point to the Sun) is 86 million kilometers.

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

Approach to Earth

The asteroid 2022 WA will not approach this year.

Last time its flew past our planet on November 18, 2022 at a distance of 500 thousand kilometers. The next close approach of asteroid 2022 WA to our planet will happen on November 13, 2045. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 13.81 million kilometers.

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