2018 VX8
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Approach12 May 201915.91.016 AU0.016 AU6.17 LD2,370,943 km20h05m-19°54'111.7°67.4°
Brightest12 May 201915.81.018 AU0.016 AU6.33 LD2,435,129 km19h56m-32°57'116.2°63.0°
Today23 Jul 201923.71.274 AU0.583 AU226.68 LD87,151,182 km12h27m-72°43'102.3°51.2°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 22.5 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2018 VX8 is 85 - 190 m.

2018 VX8- 2019-07-23
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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 lightcurve 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 of the NEO in the coming months.