2019 RQ2
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Brightest13 Sep 201919.41.027 AU0.029 AU11.25 LD4,323,929 km02h01m+16°38'135.6°43.2°
Approach14 Sep 201920.01.012 AU0.024 AU9.42 LD3,620,197 km04h17m+26°43'104.1°74.6°
Today8 Aug 202031.63.187 AU3.757 AU1461.94 LD562,068,289 km12h16m-02°06'49.1°13.9°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 25.4 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2019 RQ2 is 20 - 50 m.

2019 RQ2- 2020-08-08

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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.