Last update on November 19, 2022

Asteroid 2022 WQ1

The asteroid 2022 WQ1 isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 21 meters to 46 meters.

The asteroid 2022 WQ1 was opened on November 18, 2022. This near-Earth object belongs to the Apollo group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 529 days. The aphelion (farthest point from the Sun) of the asteroid 2022 WQ1 orbits is 288 million kilometers, and the perihelion (nearest point to the Sun) is 95 million kilometers.

The distance of the asteroid 2022 WQ1 from Earth is currently --.-- million kilometers, equivalent to --.-- astronomical units. Light takes -- minutes and -- seconds to travel from the asteroid 2022 WQ1 and arrive to us.

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2022 WQ1 flew past Earth on November 23 at 20:16 at a distance of 2.97 million kilometers at a speed of 16 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2022 WQ1 to our planet will happen on June 04, 2072. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 2.46 million kilometers.

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