Asteroids Near Earth

Asteroid 1998 VP

1998 VP asteroid magnitude is 19 H and asteroid diameter is between 421 and 942 meters. Asteroid 1998 VP closest near miss earth distance is 50,186,240 kilometers on 29 October 1998.

Magnitude19 H
Diameter min.421.26 meters
Diameter max.941.98 meters
EquinoxJ2000
Orbit Uncertainty9 U
Orbital Period988.89 days
Min. Orbit Intersection.309362
Mean Anomaly32.077727
Mean Motion0.364046
Semi-major Axis1.942518 au
Eccentricity0.475391
Is Hazardous?No
Jupiter Tisserand invariant3.443
Inclination44.706727 deg
Ascending Node Longitude226.40833 deg
Perihelion Distance1.019063 au
Perihelion Argument102.582825 deg
Perihelion Time2451044.38559 JED
Aphelion Distance2.865972 au
Orbit Determination Date 6 April 2017
Epoch Osculation Date2451132.5

List of Asteroid 1998 VP Close Approaches to Earth

List of approaches near Earth of asteroid 1998 VP with distance and velocity information.

29 October 1998

Distance50,186,240 km
Distance (miles)31,184,284 mi
Lunar Distance130.499496 LD
Astronomical Distance0.335474 AU
Velocity (km per hour)84,415 km/h
Velocity (meters per second)23,449 m/s
Orbiting BodyEarth

24 May 1998

Distance74,208,408 km
Distance (miles)46,110,967 mi
Lunar Distance192.964447 LD
Astronomical Distance0.496053 AU
Velocity (km per hour)84,574 km/h
Velocity (meters per second)23,493 m/s
Orbiting BodyEarth

Asteroid 1998 VP Velocity Distance Comparison

Asteroid Pass DateVelocityDistance
29 October 199884,415 km/h50,186,240 km
24 May 199884,574 km/h74,208,408 km