2020 AE
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Brightest8 Jan 202020.21.009 AU0.036 AU13.96 LD5,368,895 km06h42m+66°29'135.6°43.0°
Approach13 Jan 202020.70.990 AU0.030 AU11.65 LD4,478,686 km23h34m+71°19'101.5°76.8°
Today8 Aug 202028.11.120 AU1.094 AU425.87 LD163,732,437 km04h41m+20°28'64.1°54.5°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 25.7 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2020 AE is 20 - 45 m.

2020 AE- 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.