2020 QD5
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Today20 Sep 202021.51.093 AU0.170 AU66.27 LD25,480,390 km19h46m-22°35'117.1°54.9°
Approach26 Oct 202020.20.980 AU0.026 AU10.03 LD3,856,367 km15h48m+39°17'57.4°121.3°
Brightest30 Oct 202019.80.983 AU0.035 AU13.66 LD5,253,437 km11h47m+51°14'73.4°104.7°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 23.2 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2020 QD5 is 60 - 135 m.

2020 QD5- 2020-09-20
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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.





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