2021 LD6
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Today18 May 202224.91.069 AU0.120 AU46.50 LD17,878,754 km20h08m-15°52'115.9°58.3°
Brightest16 Jun 202224.01.032 AU0.065 AU25.21 LD9,691,437 km22h50m-04°39'102.8°73.7°
Approach28 Jun 202224.31.013 AU0.058 AU22.44 LD8,627,306 km00h42m+04°44'84.9°91.8°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 27.3 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2021 LD6 is 9 - 21 m.

2021 LD6- 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.

(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.