2001 YC1
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Today15 Nov 201823.21.169 AU0.268 AU104.18 LD40,053,333 km04h50m+69°40'126.8°42.6°
Brightest17 Dec 201819.31.024 AU0.052 AU20.17 LD7,755,093 km02h46m+17°42'138.9°39.2°
Approach20 Dec 201819.51.013 AU0.049 AU19.01 LD7,309,659 km02h35m-01°36'126.1°51.7°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 24.1and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2001 YC1 is 40 - 90 m.

2001 YC1- 2018-11-15
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