2017 UJ8
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Approach18 Oct 202121.91.008 AU0.061 AU23.92 LD9,195,969 km06h52m-05°28'99.2°77.3°
Today23 Oct 202121.51.032 AU0.068 AU26.46 LD10,171,369 km05h52m+15°09'121.1°55.7°
Brightest23 Oct 202121.41.036 AU0.071 AU27.44 LD10,550,686 km05h41m+18°23'124.5°52.3°

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.

2017 UJ8- 2021-10-23
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