2018 KP1
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Today25 Oct 202026.00.878 AU0.247 AU96.07 LD36,936,200 km17h47m-20°23'55.4°111.2°
Approach6 Jan 202120.10.981 AU0.021 AU8.16 LD3,136,842 km02h25m-50°43'83.8°95.0°
Brightest12 Jan 202119.40.995 AU0.025 AU9.91 LD3,810,899 km04h51m-28°51'115.8°62.8°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 25.1 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2018 KP1 is 25 - 55 m.

2018 KP1- 2020-10-25
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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.