Last update on November 18, 2022

Asteroid 2022 WY

The asteroid 2022 WY isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 12 meters to 27 meters.

The asteroid 2022 WY was detected on November 14, 2022. This near-Earth object belongs to the Apollo group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 795 days. At this time, the asteroid moves away from the Sun at a maximum distance of 355 million kilometers and approaches it at a minimum distance of 147 million kilometers.

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

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2022 WY flew past Earth on November 25 at 17:22 at a distance of 4.3 million kilometers at a speed of 7 kilometers per second.

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The asteroid 2022 WY

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