2021 VH2
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Today22 Apr 202424.11.003 AU0.024 AU9.53 LD3,664,643 km07h42m+09°35'84.0°94.6°
Approach25 Apr 202423.81.007 AU0.024 AU9.34 LD3,591,397 km08h31m+09°50'92.4°86.2°
Brightest3 May 202423.41.018 AU0.027 AU10.51 LD4,041,668 km10h25m+08°44'111.7°66.9°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 28.8 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2021 VH2 is 5 - 10 m.

2021 VH2- 2024-04-22
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