2017 UJ8
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Today14 Oct 201923.60.969 AU0.070 AU27.12 LD10,427,864 km09h42m-57°43'64.3°112.0°
Approach21 Oct 201920.31.012 AU0.037 AU14.56 LD5,595,967 km05h33m-20°35'115.4°62.7°
Brightest24 Oct 201919.91.028 AU0.043 AU16.62 LD6,388,461 km04h30m+03°47'140.4°38.1°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 25.2 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2017 UJ8 is 25 - 55 m.

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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.