2020 RM2
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Today20 Sep 202019.81.042 AU0.063 AU24.41 LD9,384,433 km21h42m-48°07'125.6°51.6°
Brightest23 Sep 202019.71.039 AU0.061 AU23.74 LD9,126,599 km22h46m-52°42'124.8°52.5°
Approach24 Sep 202019.71.039 AU0.061 AU23.72 LD9,117,823 km23h02m-53°22'124.6°52.6°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 23.8 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2020 RM2 is 45 - 105 m.

2020 RM2- 2020-09-20
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