2019 XS
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Today20 Sep 202027.60.728 AU0.341 AU132.85 LD51,076,835 km13h23m-17°32'29.7°136.8°
Approach7 Nov 202019.90.999 AU0.040 AU15.65 LD6,015,567 km08h27m+15°47'100.2°77.5°
Brightest13 Nov 202019.31.031 AU0.051 AU19.82 LD7,621,115 km05h51m+28°29'143.0°35.3°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 24.2 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2019 XS is 40 - 85 m.

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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.