2009 VR44
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Approach11 Nov 201921.21.023 AU0.064 AU24.99 LD9,606,709 km23h57m-22°37'119.7°57.2°
Brightest15 Nov 201920.91.044 AU0.071 AU27.62 LD10,618,431 km01h02m-02°48'139.5°37.9°
Today9 Dec 201922.91.171 AU0.203 AU78.88 LD30,325,818 km03h11m+31°17'154.2°21.4°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 25.0 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2009 VR44 is 25 - 60 m.

2009 VR44- 2019-12-09
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