2016 GE1
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Brightest4 Apr 201917.71.006 AU0.008 AU2.96 LD1,139,008 km15h35m+01°53'138.8°40.9°
Approach5 Apr 201917.91.005 AU0.007 AU2.87 LD1,101,750 km16h10m-10°05'131.5°48.2°
Today24 May 201926.31.075 AU0.254 AU98.82 LD37,993,422 km23h01m-52°10'97.3°69.1°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 26.7and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2016 GE1 is 10 - 25 m.

2016 GE1- 2019-05-24

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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 lightcurve 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 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.