Asteroids Near Earth

Asteroid 2006 VU2

2006 VU2 asteroid magnitude is 26 H and asteroid diameter is between 17 and 38 meters. Asteroid 2006 VU2 closest near miss earth distance is 10,337,647 kilometers on 12 November 2006.

Magnitude26 H
Diameter min.16.77 meters
Diameter max.37.5 meters
EquinoxJ2000
Orbit Uncertainty9 U
Orbital Period1288.2 days
Min. Orbit Intersection.0537725
Mean Anomaly2.827823
Mean Motion0.279459
Semi-major Axis2.316991 au
Eccentricity0.54855
Is Hazardous?No
Jupiter Tisserand invariant3.361
Inclination2.173901 deg
Ascending Node Longitude226.839162 deg
Perihelion Distance1.046005 au
Perihelion Argument172.439519 deg
Perihelion Time2454044.381068 JED
Aphelion Distance3.587977 au
Orbit Determination Date 6 April 2017
Epoch Osculation Date2454054.5

List of Asteroid 2006 VU2 Close Approaches to Earth

List of approaches near Earth of asteroid 2006 VU2 with distance and velocity information.

12 November 2006

Distance10,337,647 km
Distance (miles)6,423,516 mi
Lunar Distance26.881027 LD
Astronomical Distance0.069103 AU
Velocity (km per hour)25,153 km/h
Velocity (meters per second)6,987 m/s
Orbiting BodyEarth

Asteroid 2006 VU2 Velocity Distance Comparison

Asteroid Pass DateVelocityDistance
12 November 200625,153 km/h10,337,647 km