2016 CZ31
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Today18 May 202224.01.541 AU0.769 AU299.41 LD115,113,902 km20h08m-43°25'119.2°35.0°
Brightest25 Jul 202217.61.025 AU0.035 AU13.80 LD5,305,345 km02h07m-39°00'104.4°73.7°
Approach28 Jul 202218.41.007 AU0.029 AU11.14 LD4,282,360 km04h05m-13°43'72.6°105.8°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 22.2 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2016 CZ31 is 95 - 215 m.

2016 CZ31- 2022-05-18
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