2020 VK4
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Brightest18 Nov 202019.61.002 AU0.014 AU5.28 LD2,029,829 km02h59m+10°09'167.7°12.2°
Approach19 Nov 202019.81.001 AU0.013 AU5.17 LD1,986,161 km03h30m+01°12'161.5°18.3°
Today3 Dec 202022.80.996 AU0.028 AU10.87 LD4,179,643 km06h44m-40°15'111.0°67.5°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 28.2 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2020 VK4 is 6 - 14 m.

2020 VK4- 2020-12-03

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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.

(Left-click and drag to rotate the view; right-click and drag to move the view; use scroll wheel to zoom in our out.)

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.