2022 WJ2
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Today28 Nov 202220.21.069 AU0.087 AU33.97 LD13,059,095 km04h25m+00°19'158.9°19.4°
Brightest7 Dec 202219.51.039 AU0.060 AU23.49 LD9,032,749 km06h25m+05°52'152.6°25.8°
Approach11 Dec 202219.61.032 AU0.058 AU22.48 LD8,643,833 km07h31m+08°42'143.7°34.4°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 24.3 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2022 WJ2 is 35 - 80 m.

2022 WJ2- 2022-11-28
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