2022 VY2
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Brightest21 Nov 202220.81.040 AU0.055 AU21.24 LD8,164,351 km03h39m+37°49'162.0°17.1°
Approach24 Nov 202220.81.037 AU0.053 AU20.71 LD7,961,211 km04h38m+42°00'157.2°21.7°
Today28 Nov 202221.01.035 AU0.054 AU21.10 LD8,110,817 km05h33m+43°49'152.0°26.6°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 26.1 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2022 VY2 is 15 - 35 m.

2022 VY2- 2022-11-28
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