2015 WX1
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Today21 Sep 201921.21.070 AU0.132 AU51.27 LD19,709,971 km20h30m-47°31'116.5°57.2°
Brightest16 Oct 201920.40.997 AU0.062 AU24.14 LD9,279,417 km06h03m-69°32'88.6°87.9°
Approach17 Oct 201920.50.997 AU0.062 AU24.04 LD9,242,106 km06h25m-64°42'88.2°88.2°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 23.4 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2015 WX1 is 55 - 125 m.

2015 WX1- 2019-09-21
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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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