2018 VK
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Today7 Jun 202321.91.161 AU0.152 AU59.03 LD22,696,654 km16h54m-39°00'163.6°14.3°
Brightest21 Jun 202320.71.048 AU0.056 AU21.79 LD8,377,045 km15h23m-76°16'123.9°53.6°
Approach25 Jun 202321.31.018 AU0.046 AU18.03 LD6,930,897 km06h15m-66°56'90.3°87.1°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 24.9 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2018 VK is 30 - 60 m.

2018 VK- 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.