2017 AP4
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Today11 Nov 201923.91.047 AU0.099 AU38.36 LD14,747,379 km23h08m+10°21'123.0°52.5°
Brightest28 Nov 201922.80.983 AU0.032 AU12.26 LD4,715,270 km21h03m+21°55'82.6°95.6°
Approach3 Dec 201924.00.972 AU0.022 AU8.42 LD3,238,283 km17h38m+27°06'51.3°127.7°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 26.9 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2017 AP4 is 10 - 25 m.

2017 AP4- 2019-11-11
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