2013 VL
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Approach27 Oct 202223.90.991 AU0.038 AU14.93 LD5,739,331 km08h56m+25°58'84.3°93.5°
Brightest2 Nov 202223.21.018 AU0.048 AU18.53 LD7,125,278 km06h29m+13°15'121.6°56.2°
Today25 Sep 202330.41.115 AU1.941 AU755.10 LD290,311,725 km13h38m-09°24'25.0°22.3°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 27.7 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2013 VL is 8 - 17 m.

2013 VL- 2023-09-25

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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.