2022 WY
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Brightest22 Nov 202220.51.015 AU0.031 AU12.22 LD4,698,773 km02h21m+44°00'149.7°29.4°
Approach25 Nov 202220.81.007 AU0.029 AU11.21 LD4,309,313 km03h07m+66°30'133.4°45.4°
Today28 Nov 202221.21.003 AU0.030 AU11.65 LD4,479,386 km05h20m+79°34'121.2°57.4°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 26.7 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2022 WY is 10 - 25 m.

2022 WY- 2022-11-28

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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.

The following chart shows the path of the NEO in the coming days or hours. The field of view is optimized for (~10x50) binoculars and finderscopes. A more printer-friendly version of the same chart can be found below.