2005 WY1
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Brightest21 Nov 201919.11.016 AU0.061 AU23.59 LD9,070,733 km23h13m+16°26'115.9°61.0°
Approach24 Nov 201919.31.004 AU0.057 AU22.17 LD8,524,371 km22h20m+32°36'105.3°71.5°
Today1 Jul 202027.62.290 AU2.147 AU835.24 LD321,123,550 km12h23m+03°08'84.8°26.2°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 23.0 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2005 WY1 is 65 - 150 m.

2005 WY1- 2020-07-01

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The interactive orbit chart above shows the near-earth object's path through the solar system and its position at the given date. Green and blue lines are shown perpendicular to the ecliptic plane: Green if the path is above the ecliptic plane, blue if it is below.

(Left-click and drag to rotate the view; right-click and drag to move the view; use scroll wheel to zoom in our out.)

The light curve chart below shows the estimated development of the NEO's magnitude during its approach to earth.

The following all-sky chart shows the path of the NEO in the coming months.

The following chart shows the path of the NEO in the coming days or hours. The field of view is optimized for (~10x50) binoculars and finderscopes. A more printer-friendly version of the same chart can be found below.