2020 ME3
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Today10 Jul 202021.31.043 AU0.046 AU17.98 LD6,913,856 km15h03m-43°52'123.9°54.0°
Brightest17 Jul 202021.11.035 AU0.039 AU15.06 LD5,788,305 km15h11m-67°54'117.4°60.7°
Approach19 Jul 202021.11.033 AU0.038 AU14.79 LD5,685,704 km15h30m-78°43'114.7°63.3°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 25.9 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2020 ME3 is 20 - 40 m.

2020 ME3- 2020-07-10
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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.