2019 KN5
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Today6 Mar 202125.11.135 AU0.181 AU70.45 LD27,083,878 km08h22m+11°28'139.1°34.9°
Approach8 May 202124.60.996 AU0.018 AU7.13 LD2,740,903 km02h49m-27°25'44.7°134.6°
Brightest15 May 202123.01.007 AU0.029 AU11.32 LD4,353,930 km22h57m-27°20'80.5°97.9°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 27.1 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2019 KN5 is 10 - 25 m.

2019 KN5- 2021-03-06
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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.

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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.





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.