2018 VS4
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Today6 Oct 202224.71.105 AU0.215 AU83.79 LD32,215,236 km01h33m-60°35'113.8°55.9°
Brightest11 Nov 202221.41.025 AU0.054 AU21.13 LD8,123,458 km23h39m+06°38'128.3°49.3°
Approach12 Nov 202221.41.024 AU0.054 AU21.12 LD8,120,586 km23h38m+08°09'128.3°49.4°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 25.8 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2018 VS4 is 20 - 40 m.

2018 VS4- 2022-10-06

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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.

The following chart shows the path of the NEO in the coming days or hours. The field of view is optimized for (~10x50) binoculars and finderscopes. A more printer-friendly version of the same chart can be found below.