2017 VZ13
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Today20 Sep 202026.41.048 AU0.155 AU60.40 LD23,223,661 km19h11m-56°43'102.0°69.7°
Approach16 Nov 202023.51.013 AU0.048 AU18.78 LD7,221,166 km23h30m-00°52'118.3°59.3°
Brightest21 Nov 202023.31.020 AU0.051 AU19.82 LD7,620,951 km00h13m+14°42'128.2°49.5°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 27.9 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2017 VZ13 is 7 - 16 m.

2017 VZ13- 2020-09-20
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