2016 NR16
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Today11 Apr 202124.81.438 AU0.502 AU195.37 LD75,112,981 km15h33m-24°57'143.6°24.4°
Brightest24 Jun 202119.01.068 AU0.053 AU20.78 LD7,989,783 km18h48m-09°31'163.5°15.7°
Approach30 Jun 202119.41.053 AU0.046 AU18.01 LD6,923,617 km20h31m+04°56'140.8°37.6°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 24.4 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2016 NR16 is 35 - 80 m.

2016 NR16- 2021-04-11
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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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The light curve 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 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.