(216258) 2006 WH1
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Brightest17 Dec 201915.31.016 AU0.046 AU17.71 LD6,810,220 km08h00m-06°20'134.0°44.2°
Approach20 Dec 201915.80.995 AU0.039 AU15.24 LD5,859,119 km09h46m-23°55'106.1°71.8°
Today12 Jul 202022.41.843 AU0.918 AU357.32 LD137,376,454 km16h53m-19°42'144.5°18.7°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 20.3 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of (216258) 2006 WH1 is 230 - 520 m.

(216258) 2006 WH1- 2020-07-12
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