Asteroids Near Earth

Asteroid 2002 LX

2002 LX asteroid magnitude is 21.1 H and asteroid diameter is between 160 and 358 meters. Asteroid 2002 LX closest near miss earth distance is 9,746,671 kilometers on 26 May 2002.

Magnitude21.1 H
Diameter min.160.16 meters
Diameter max.358.13 meters
EquinoxJ2000
Orbit Uncertainty7 U
Orbital Period1452.7 days
Min. Orbit Intersection.0378536
Mean Anomaly315.732496
Mean Motion0.247815
Semi-major Axis2.510256 au
Eccentricity0.66963
Is Hazardous?YES
Jupiter Tisserand invariant3.103
Inclination3.239617 deg
Ascending Node Longitude197.580425 deg
Perihelion Distance0.829314 au
Perihelion Argument345.368215 deg
Perihelion Time2458179.131469 JED
Aphelion Distance4.191198 au
Orbit Determination Date 6 April 2017
Epoch Osculation Date2458000.5

List of Asteroid 2002 LX Close Approaches to Earth

List of approaches near Earth of asteroid 2002 LX with distance and velocity information.

19 February 2018

Distance17,962,638 km
Distance (miles)11,161,466 mi
Lunar Distance46.708324 LD
Astronomical Distance0.120073 AU
Velocity (km per hour)43,867 km/h
Velocity (meters per second)12,185 m/s
Orbiting BodyEarth

26 May 2002

Distance9,746,671 km
Distance (miles)6,056,301 mi
Lunar Distance25.344313 LD
Astronomical Distance0.065152 AU
Velocity (km per hour)59,469 km/h
Velocity (meters per second)16,519 m/s
Orbiting BodyEarth

Asteroid 2002 LX Velocity Distance Comparison

Asteroid Pass DateVelocityDistance
19 February 201843,867 km/h17,962,638 km
26 May 200259,469 km/h9,746,671 km