Last update on November 18, 2022

Asteroid 2022 WN

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

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

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 525 days. The aphelion (farthest point from the Sun) of the asteroid 2022 WN orbits is 231 million kilometers, and the perihelion (nearest point to the Sun) is 150 million kilometers.

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

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2022 WN flew past Earth on November 15 at 11:47 at a distance of 4 million kilometers at a speed of 14 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2022 WN to our planet will happen on November 17, 2104. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 5.49 million kilometers.

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The asteroid 2022 WN

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