2021 LA6
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Today18 May 202224.01.138 AU0.183 AU71.03 LD27,309,322 km19h09m-40°57'130.3°42.7°
Brightest15 Jun 202221.21.063 AU0.060 AU23.17 LD8,908,612 km19h09m+07°37'141.2°36.8°
Approach19 Jun 202221.51.049 AU0.055 AU21.50 LD8,265,272 km18h59m+29°22'124.8°52.7°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 25.7 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2021 LA6 is 20 - 40 m.

2021 LA6- 2022-05-18
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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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