2021 RU14
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Brightest27 Sep 202119.81.054 AU0.053 AU20.70 LD7,959,235 km01h08m-04°53'165.0°14.2°
Approach29 Sep 202119.91.051 AU0.052 AU20.29 LD7,801,036 km01h41m+02°31'160.5°18.5°
Today23 Oct 202122.31.069 AU0.109 AU42.59 LD16,373,917 km04h59m+37°01'130.4°45.1°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 25.2 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2021 RU14 is 25 - 55 m.

2021 RU14- 2021-10-23

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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.