2018 NE
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Today20 Sep 202022.21.121 AU0.215 AU83.62 LD32,150,566 km00h50m+59°54'117.8°52.4°
Brightest4 Nov 202020.51.003 AU0.074 AU28.79 LD11,068,576 km20h11m+47°34'96.6°79.2°
Approach18 Nov 202022.00.958 AU0.056 AU21.68 LD8,335,714 km18h47m+09°16'55.4°121.9°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 23.4 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2018 NE is 55 - 125 m.

2018 NE- 2020-09-20
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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.