2020 XE1
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Today6 Oct 202226.51.108 AU0.299 AU116.46 LD44,773,091 km21h56m-65°14'103.4°61.4°
Approach11 Dec 202222.80.994 AU0.049 AU18.88 LD7,258,108 km23h21m+17°51'99.3°77.9°
Brightest13 Dec 202222.70.999 AU0.050 AU19.64 LD7,549,968 km23h34m+33°45'105.1°72.1°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 26.7 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2020 XE1 is 10 - 25 m.

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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.