Asteroids Near Earth

Asteroid 2002 VU17

2002 VU17 asteroid magnitude is 24.9 H and asteroid diameter is between 28 and 62 meters. Asteroid 2002 VU17 closest near miss earth distance is 4,726,669 kilometers on 1 November 2002.

Magnitude24.9 H
Diameter min.27.83 meters
Diameter max.62.24 meters
EquinoxJ2000
Orbit Uncertainty8 U
Orbital Period1418.89 days
Min. Orbit Intersection.0100471
Mean Anomaly11.141117
Mean Motion0.25372
Semi-major Axis2.471151 au
Eccentricity0.61616
Is Hazardous?No
Jupiter Tisserand invariant3.191
Inclination1.49701 deg
Ascending Node Longitude55.676586 deg
Perihelion Distance0.948528 au
Perihelion Argument308.758054 deg
Perihelion Time2452554.588976 JED
Aphelion Distance3.993774 au
Orbit Determination Date 6 April 2017
Epoch Osculation Date2452598.5

List of Asteroid 2002 VU17 Close Approaches to Earth

List of approaches near Earth of asteroid 2002 VU17 with distance and velocity information.

1 November 2002

Distance4,726,669 km
Distance (miles)2,937,016 mi
Lunar Distance12.290778 LD
Astronomical Distance0.031596 AU
Velocity (km per hour)40,800 km/h
Velocity (meters per second)11,333 m/s
Orbiting BodyEarth

26 November 1948

Distance42,159,200 km
Distance (miles)26,196,512 mi
Lunar Distance109.626747 LD
Astronomical Distance0.281817 AU
Velocity (km per hour)74,149 km/h
Velocity (meters per second)20,597 m/s
Orbiting BodyEarth

Asteroid 2002 VU17 Velocity Distance Comparison

Asteroid Pass DateVelocityDistance
1 November 200240,800 km/h4,726,669 km
26 November 194874,149 km/h42,159,200 km