2015 WP2
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Today18 May 202228.81.292 AU0.291 AU113.14 LD43,499,244 km16h50m-22°48'162.8°13.4°
Brightest20 Jun 202225.81.046 AU0.053 AU20.77 LD7,987,041 km13h41m-28°06'123.2°54.4°
Approach25 Jun 202226.71.010 AU0.041 AU16.10 LD6,191,178 km10h53m-18°58'79.6°98.1°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 30.1 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2015 WP2 is 3 - 6 m.

2015 WP2- 2022-05-18

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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.