2009 WY7
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Brightest2 Dec 201921.20.981 AU0.058 AU22.52 LD8,657,008 km11h27m+15°06'83.4°93.2°
Approach7 Dec 201922.90.957 AU0.043 AU16.59 LD6,378,169 km14h17m+06°36'47.9°130.2°
Today9 Dec 201925.00.947 AU0.045 AU17.57 LD6,753,995 km15h31m+01°17'32.4°146.1°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 24.1 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2009 WY7 is 40 - 90 m.

2009 WY7- 2019-12-09
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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.


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