2017 XQ60
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Today25 Sep 202326.11.206 AU0.696 AU270.81 LD104,118,192 km06h26m+68°50'88.5°56.2°
Brightest19 Dec 202321.11.000 AU0.064 AU24.85 LD9,555,768 km10h46m-02°14'102.6°73.8°
Approach21 Dec 202321.20.993 AU0.062 AU23.95 LD9,208,966 km10h50m-17°46'96.9°79.6°

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.

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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.