2006 NL
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Approach9 Jul 202016.01.043 AU0.057 AU22.04 LD8,472,204 km18h51m+41°11'116.3°60.9°
Brightest11 Jul 202015.71.063 AU0.062 AU24.28 LD9,334,031 km18h12m+17°50'136.4°41.3°
Today23 Sep 202022.11.336 AU0.833 AU324.13 LD124,616,170 km18h15m-38°50'92.9°48.6°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 20.0 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2006 NL is 265 - 595 m.

2006 NL- 2020-09-23
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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.

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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.