2018 BG5
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Today7 Jun 202323.21.240 AU0.285 AU110.98 LD42,668,973 km20h06m-28°40'137.3°33.7°
Brightest23 Jul 202318.91.033 AU0.034 AU13.16 LD5,058,932 km00h16m-65°07'119.9°58.5°
Approach27 Jul 202319.61.014 AU0.028 AU10.72 LD4,121,978 km05h03m-54°11'85.2°93.3°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 24.0 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2018 BG5 is 40 - 95 m.

2018 BG5- 2023-06-07

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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.