2017 XQ60
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Today28 Nov 202223.51.076 AU0.218 AU84.72 LD32,573,684 km10h11m+60°23'108.6°60.4°
Brightest19 Dec 202220.41.000 AU0.050 AU19.41 LD7,463,169 km10h28m-02°30'107.5°69.7°
Approach21 Dec 202220.50.995 AU0.048 AU18.74 LD7,205,222 km10h28m-17°41'101.9°75.4°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 24.5 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2017 XQ60 is 35 - 75 m.

2017 XQ60- 2022-11-28

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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.