2016 WM1
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Approach15 May 202216.51.017 AU0.009 AU3.64 LD1,401,048 km14h14m+25°55'131.5°48.1°
Brightest16 May 202216.31.019 AU0.010 AU3.86 LD1,485,744 km13h56m+07°01'145.1°34.6°
Today18 May 202218.01.029 AU0.022 AU8.58 LD3,298,401 km13h13m-37°13'143.8°35.4°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 24.8 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2016 WM1 is 30 - 65 m.

2016 WM1- 2022-05-18
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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.