2021 LX3
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Today22 Oct 202122.70.920 AU0.241 AU93.84 LD36,079,648 km17h56m+07°34'65.1°101.2°
Approach18 Dec 202122.50.945 AU0.051 AU19.68 LD7,567,759 km18h56m-59°42'38.4°139.7°
Brightest4 Jan 202219.90.982 AU0.079 AU30.73 LD11,813,116 km07h14m-70°43'86.5°88.9°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 22.3 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2021 LX3 is 95 - 210 m.

2021 LX3- 2021-10-22
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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.