2020 AQ1
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Brightest19 Jan 202016.70.999 AU0.030 AU11.86 LD4,561,295 km11h18m-15°23'119.8°58.7°
Approach20 Jan 202017.20.987 AU0.027 AU10.42 LD4,006,571 km12h05m-42°05'96.7°81.8°
Today8 Aug 202026.22.060 AU1.710 AU665.41 LD255,826,984 km01h34m+45°16'94.8°29.4°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 22.2 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2020 AQ1 is 95 - 215 m.

2020 AQ1- 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.