Asteroids Near Earth

Asteroid 2006 BY8

2006 BY8 asteroid magnitude is 26.6 H and asteroid diameter is between 13 and 28 meters. Asteroid 2006 BY8 closest near miss earth distance is 928,891 kilometers on 21 January 2006.

Magnitude26.6 H
Diameter min.12.72 meters
Diameter max.28.45 meters
EquinoxJ2000
Orbit Uncertainty8 U
Orbital Period1419.69 days
Min. Orbit Intersection.000571596
Mean Anomaly10.657835
Mean Motion0.253577
Semi-major Axis2.472085 au
Eccentricity0.676124
Is Hazardous?No
Jupiter Tisserand invariant3.119
Inclination2.677852 deg
Ascending Node Longitude301.281726 deg
Perihelion Distance0.800649 au
Perihelion Argument121.83785 deg
Perihelion Time2453719.46995 JED
Aphelion Distance4.14352 au
Orbit Determination Date 8 September 2017
Epoch Osculation Date2453761.5

List of Asteroid 2006 BY8 Close Approaches to Earth

List of approaches near Earth of asteroid 2006 BY8 with distance and velocity information.

21 January 2006

Distance928,891 km
Distance (miles)577,186 mi
Lunar Distance2.415399 LD
Astronomical Distance0.006209 AU
Velocity (km per hour)55,996 km/h
Velocity (meters per second)15,555 m/s
Orbiting BodyEarth

18 December 2005

Distance13,254,001 km
Distance (miles)8,235,654 mi
Lunar Distance34.464436 LD
Astronomical Distance0.088598 AU
Velocity (km per hour)32,604 km/h
Velocity (meters per second)9,057 m/s
Orbiting BodyVenus

Asteroid 2006 BY8 Velocity Distance Comparison

Asteroid Pass DateVelocityDistance
21 January 200655,996 km/h928,891 km
18 December 200532,604 km/h13,254,001 km