2020 KY
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Today31 May 202020.81.055 AU0.047 AU18.37 LD7,063,035 km16h51m+07°04'150.6°28.1°
Approach9 Jun 202020.31.058 AU0.044 AU17.25 LD6,632,389 km17h16m-08°06'165.1°14.3°
Brightest18 Jun 202019.91.063 AU0.047 AU18.20 LD6,996,956 km17h39m-22°10'177.4°2.5°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 26.1 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2020 KY is 15 - 35 m.

2020 KY- 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.


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