2018 DL4
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Today7 Jun 202324.61.436 AU0.515 AU200.35 LD77,027,072 km19h44m-07°32'137.3°28.6°
Brightest17 Jul 202320.41.062 AU0.076 AU29.42 LD11,311,378 km16h54m+13°18'125.6°51.1°
Approach21 Jul 202321.11.017 AU0.062 AU24.19 LD9,298,695 km14h31m+21°21'89.0°87.5°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 24.0 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2018 DL4 is 45 - 95 m.

2018 DL4- 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.

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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.





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