2016 FT14
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Today22 Apr 202421.11.070 AU0.084 AU32.73 LD12,582,629 km16h41m-04°58'139.3°37.8°
Brightest4 May 202420.21.050 AU0.055 AU21.42 LD8,235,126 km15h55m+22°53'137.6°40.4°
Approach10 May 202420.51.037 AU0.051 AU19.88 LD7,642,185 km15h03m+41°51'120.4°57.2°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 24.8 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2016 FT14 is 30 - 65 m.

2016 FT14- 2024-04-22
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