2016 NO56
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Brightest7 Jul 201919.91.031 AU0.026 AU9.99 LD3,841,110 km15h01m-14°19'122.3°56.5°
Approach9 Jul 201920.61.015 AU0.021 AU8.02 LD3,082,398 km12h30m-12°46'85.2°93.6°
Today17 Jul 201929.70.967 AU0.053 AU20.69 LD7,953,927 km08h04m+01°28'20.5°158.4°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 25.7 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2016 NO56 is 20 - 45 m.

2016 NO56- 2019-07-17

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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.