2019 RC
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Brightest16 Sep 201917.01.035 AU0.045 AU17.52 LD6,735,897 km02h34m+20°32'129.8°48.3°
Approach16 Sep 201917.01.033 AU0.044 AU17.29 LD6,647,821 km02h59m+13°30'127.0°51.0°
Today21 Feb 202024.41.773 AU1.052 AU409.53 LD157,448,962 km06h26m-07°32'120.5°28.7°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 21.8 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2019 RC is 115 - 260 m.

2019 RC- 2020-02-21
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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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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.