2017 TK6
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Today15 Aug 202025.71.133 AU0.494 AU192.29 LD73,927,508 km03h41m-05°35'90.8°63.3°
Brightest22 Oct 202019.91.027 AU0.047 AU18.39 LD7,070,450 km03h14m+57°29'130.8°47.2°
Approach24 Oct 202020.11.016 AU0.044 AU17.27 LD6,641,028 km01h11m+73°38'117.9°59.9°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 24.7 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2017 TK6 is 30 - 70 m.

2017 TK6- 2020-08-15

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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 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.