2020 KU1
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Brightest25 May 202019.91.044 AU0.048 AU18.79 LD7,222,751 km13h44m+16°49'128.2°49.7°
Approach29 May 202020.51.016 AU0.039 AU15.32 LD5,889,289 km12h27m+48°42'92.0°85.8°
Today31 May 202021.41.003 AU0.041 AU16.10 LD6,190,758 km11h02m+62°19'74.1°103.7°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 24.5 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2020 KU1 is 35 - 75 m.

2020 KU1- 2020-05-31
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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.





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.