Asteroids Near Earth

Asteroid 2008 VM

2008 VM asteroid magnitude is 30.2 H and asteroid diameter is between 2 and 5 meters. Asteroid 2008 VM closest near miss earth distance is 46,230 kilometers on 3 November 2008.

Magnitude30.2 H
Diameter min.2.42 meters
Diameter max.5.42 meters
Orbit Uncertainty9 U
Orbital Period563.02 days
Min. Orbit Intersection.000312716
Mean Anomaly327.26089
Mean Motion0.639407
Semi-major Axis1.334395 au
Is Hazardous?No
Jupiter Tisserand invariant4.828
Inclination4.088569 deg
Ascending Node Longitude42.01155 deg
Perihelion Distance0.810291 au
Perihelion Argument69.170591 deg
Perihelion Time2454824.702274 JED
Aphelion Distance1.858498 au
Orbit Determination Date 6 April 2017
Epoch Osculation Date2454773.5

List of Asteroid 2008 VM Close Approaches to Earth

List of approaches near Earth of asteroid 2008 VM with distance and velocity information.

4 November 2008

Distance378,499 km
Distance (miles)235,188 mi
Lunar Distance0.984212 LD
Astronomical Distance0.00253 AU
Velocity (km per hour)41,817 km/h
Velocity (meters per second)11,616 m/s
Orbiting BodyMoon

3 November 2008

Distance46,230 km
Distance (miles)28,726 mi
Lunar Distance0.120212 LD
Astronomical Distance0.000309 AU
Velocity (km per hour)39,749 km/h
Velocity (meters per second)11,041 m/s
Orbiting BodyEarth

Asteroid 2008 VM Velocity Distance Comparison

Asteroid Pass DateVelocityDistance
4 November 200841,817 km/h378,499 km
3 November 200839,749 km/h46,230 km