2020 XR
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Today16 Apr 202425.02.483 AU2.488 AU967.97 LD372,153,099 km20h33m-10°24'78.1°23.3°
Approach4 Dec 202413.70.989 AU0.017 AU6.60 LD2,537,999 km00h32m-26°53'102.0°77.1°
Brightest5 Dec 202413.60.991 AU0.018 AU6.92 LD2,660,764 km01h46m-34°29'108.7°70.3°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 19.9 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2020 XR is 280 - 620 m.

2020 XR- 2024-04-16
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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.