2018 VG
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Today15 Aug 202028.20.909 AU0.223 AU86.68 LD33,324,615 km05h43m+33°41'56.4°111.8°
Brightest19 Oct 202021.41.034 AU0.040 AU15.51 LD5,963,963 km00h52m+23°09'163.1°16.3°
Approach21 Oct 202021.51.031 AU0.039 AU15.20 LD5,844,111 km00h11m+17°06'156.5°22.6°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 27.4 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2018 VG is 9 - 20 m.

2018 VG- 2020-08-15
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