2017 TK6
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Brightest22 Oct 202019.81.026 AU0.047 AU18.44 LD7,090,613 km03h17m+57°50'130.2°47.8°
Approach24 Oct 202020.01.016 AU0.045 AU17.33 LD6,661,177 km01h16m+74°12'117.4°60.3°
Today27 Oct 202020.71.003 AU0.048 AU18.72 LD7,196,848 km19h36m+72°28'100.0°77.3°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 24.6 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2017 TK6 is 30 - 70 m.

2017 TK6- 2020-10-27
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