(216258) 2006 WH1
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Today14 Oct 201921.31.476 AU0.610 AU237.40 LD91,273,060 km04h24m+24°07'131.7°30.3°
Brightest17 Dec 201915.11.015 AU0.044 AU16.97 LD6,523,083 km07h54m-07°27'134.7°43.6°
Approach20 Dec 201915.60.995 AU0.037 AU14.53 LD5,586,709 km09h40m-25°41'106.2°71.7°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 20.2 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of (216258) 2006 WH1 is 240 - 540 m.

(216258) 2006 WH1- 2019-10-14
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