2019 DS
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Brightest16 Mar 201920.21.032 AU0.052 AU20.17 LD7,755,253 km11h10m+45°51'135.6°42.4°
Today21 Mar 201920.51.012 AU0.045 AU17.34 LD6,665,040 km13h35m+67°50'110.2°67.4°
Approach21 Mar 201920.61.011 AU0.045 AU17.32 LD6,660,228 km13h56m+68°52'108.3°69.3°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 24.9and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2019 DS is 30 - 60 m.

2019 DS- 2019-03-21
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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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