2023 KT4
ephemeris date magn radius delta (AU) delta (LD) delta (km) ra dec elong phase
Approach30 May 202320.11.028 AU0.021 AU8.10 LD3,114,026 km17h22m+24°48'131.6°47.5°
Brightest31 May 202320.01.030 AU0.022 AU8.37 LD3,219,059 km18h01m+13°26'138.4°40.8°
Today25 Sep 202329.01.741 AU0.961 AU374.02 LD143,799,063 km20h49m-29°00'124.9°28.2°

Based on its absolute magnitude (Hₒ) of 26.6 and an albedo between 0.25 and 0.05, the estimated diameter of 2023 KT4 is 10 - 30 m.

2023 KT4- 2023-09-25
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