2006 WB
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Today16 Apr 202424.80.845 AU1.174 AU456.68 LD175,577,109 km04h35m+25°09'44.8°56.9°
Brightest26 Nov 202412.30.992 AU0.005 AU2.14 LD821,697 km03h30m+08°10'164.0°16.0°
Approach27 Nov 202412.60.991 AU0.005 AU2.05 LD786,699 km02h25m+13°07'153.1°26.8°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 22.8 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2006 WB is 75 - 165 m.

2006 WB- 2024-04-16
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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.