Asteroids Near Earth

Asteroid 2016 BU

2016 BU asteroid magnitude is 26.7 H and asteroid diameter is between 12 and 27 meters. Asteroid 2016 BU closest near miss earth distance is 2,239,070 kilometers on 23 January 2016.

Magnitude26.7 H
Diameter min.12.15 meters
Diameter max.27.17 meters
Orbit Uncertainty7 U
Orbital Period268.7 days
Min. Orbit Intersection.014255
Mean Anomaly175.092695
Mean Motion1.339784
Semi-major Axis0.814916 au
Is Hazardous?No
Jupiter Tisserand invariant7.146
Inclination9.026706 deg
Ascending Node Longitude300.364348 deg
Perihelion Distance0.626746 au
Perihelion Argument351.327862 deg
Perihelion Time2458069.812712 JED
Aphelion Distance1.003086 au
Orbit Determination Date 6 April 2017
Epoch Osculation Date2458200.5

List of Asteroid 2016 BU Close Approaches to Earth

List of approaches near Earth of asteroid 2016 BU with distance and velocity information.

30 January 2089

Distance58,603,424 km
Distance (miles)36,414,479 mi
Lunar Distance152.386749 LD
Astronomical Distance0.39174 AU
Velocity (km per hour)64,033 km/h
Velocity (meters per second)17,787 m/s
Orbiting BodyEarth

3 February 2086

Distance17,211,614 km
Distance (miles)10,694,801 mi
Lunar Distance44.755432 LD
Astronomical Distance0.115053 AU
Velocity (km per hour)31,913 km/h
Velocity (meters per second)8,865 m/s
Orbiting BodyEarth

28 December 2082

Distance13,792,533 km
Distance (miles)8,570,283 mi
Lunar Distance35.864784 LD
Astronomical Distance0.092197 AU
Velocity (km per hour)25,292 km/h
Velocity (meters per second)7,026 m/s
Orbiting BodyEarth

22 December 2079

Distance51,609,840 km
Distance (miles)32,068,868 mi
Lunar Distance134.201294 LD
Astronomical Distance0.34499 AU
Velocity (km per hour)56,405 km/h
Velocity (meters per second)15,668 m/s
Orbiting BodyEarth

21 December 2051

Distance39,359,888 km
Distance (miles)24,457,101 mi
Lunar Distance102.347687 LD
Astronomical Distance0.263105 AU
Velocity (km per hour)46,440 km/h
Velocity (meters per second)12,900 m/s
Orbiting BodyEarth

5 February 2044

Distance33,054,802 km
Distance (miles)20,539,302 mi
Lunar Distance85.952545 LD
Astronomical Distance0.220958 AU
Velocity (km per hour)44,121 km/h
Velocity (meters per second)12,256 m/s
Orbiting BodyEarth

22 December 2037

Distance47,820,728 km
Distance (miles)29,714,423 mi
Lunar Distance124.34845 LD
Astronomical Distance0.319662 AU
Velocity (km per hour)53,529 km/h
Velocity (meters per second)14,869 m/s
Orbiting BodyEarth

29 January 2033

Distance67,922,600 km
Distance (miles)42,205,147 mi
Lunar Distance176.619431 LD
Astronomical Distance0.454035 AU
Velocity (km per hour)71,708 km/h
Velocity (meters per second)19,919 m/s
Orbiting BodyEarth

4 February 2030

Distance18,308,822 km
Distance (miles)11,376,575 mi
Lunar Distance47.608509 LD
Astronomical Distance0.122387 AU
Velocity (km per hour)32,875 km/h
Velocity (meters per second)9,132 m/s
Orbiting BodyEarth

24 December 2026

Distance19,061,536 km
Distance (miles)11,844,289 mi
Lunar Distance49.565796 LD
Astronomical Distance0.127419 AU
Velocity (km per hour)29,405 km/h
Velocity (meters per second)8,168 m/s
Orbiting BodyEarth

26 December 2023

Distance66,665,680 km
Distance (miles)41,424,133 mi
Lunar Distance173.351059 LD
Astronomical Distance0.445633 AU
Velocity (km per hour)68,876 km/h
Velocity (meters per second)19,132 m/s
Orbiting BodyEarth

2 February 2019

Distance47,095,176 km
Distance (miles)29,263,586 mi
Lunar Distance122.461792 LD
Astronomical Distance0.314812 AU
Velocity (km per hour)55,226 km/h
Velocity (meters per second)15,341 m/s
Orbiting BodyEarth

2 September 2018

Distance52,440,300 km
Distance (miles)32,584,892 mi
Lunar Distance136.360733 LD
Astronomical Distance0.350542 AU
Velocity (km per hour)38,744 km/h
Velocity (meters per second)10,762 m/s
Orbiting BodyEarth

23 January 2016

Distance2,239,070 km
Distance (miles)1,391,294 mi
Lunar Distance5.822264 LD
Astronomical Distance0.014967 AU
Velocity (km per hour)22,530 km/h
Velocity (meters per second)6,258 m/s
Orbiting BodyEarth

6 November 2014

Distance20,889,084 km
Distance (miles)12,979,875 mi
Lunar Distance54.317978 LD
Astronomical Distance0.139635 AU
Velocity (km per hour)40,865 km/h
Velocity (meters per second)11,352 m/s
Orbiting BodyVenus

21 December 2012

Distance36,293,260 km
Distance (miles)22,551,586 mi
Lunar Distance94.37352 LD
Astronomical Distance0.242605 AU
Velocity (km per hour)43,891 km/h
Velocity (meters per second)12,192 m/s
Orbiting BodyEarth

10 March 2011

Distance17,145,388 km
Distance (miles)10,653,650 mi
Lunar Distance44.583229 LD
Astronomical Distance0.11461 AU
Velocity (km per hour)37,007 km/h
Velocity (meters per second)10,280 m/s
Orbiting BodyVenus

4 February 2005

Distance36,487,412 km
Distance (miles)22,672,227 mi
Lunar Distance94.87838 LD
Astronomical Distance0.243903 AU
Velocity (km per hour)46,842 km/h
Velocity (meters per second)13,012 m/s
Orbiting BodyEarth

22 December 1998

Distance45,100,832 km
Distance (miles)28,024,358 mi
Lunar Distance117.275894 LD
Astronomical Distance0.30148 AU
Velocity (km per hour)51,322 km/h
Velocity (meters per second)14,256 m/s
Orbiting BodyEarth

29 January 1994

Distance69,703,960 km
Distance (miles)43,312,033 mi
Lunar Distance181.251511 LD
Astronomical Distance0.465942 AU
Velocity (km per hour)73,036 km/h
Velocity (meters per second)20,288 m/s
Orbiting BodyEarth

25 December 1987

Distance18,761,246 km
Distance (miles)11,657,698 mi
Lunar Distance48.78495 LD
Astronomical Distance0.125411 AU
Velocity (km per hour)29,214 km/h
Velocity (meters per second)8,115 m/s
Orbiting BodyEarth

26 December 1984

Distance66,904,260 km
Distance (miles)41,572,380 mi
Lunar Distance173.971436 LD
Astronomical Distance0.447227 AU
Velocity (km per hour)69,130 km/h
Velocity (meters per second)19,203 m/s
Orbiting BodyEarth

3 February 1980

Distance45,927,124 km
Distance (miles)28,537,792 mi
Lunar Distance119.4245 LD
Astronomical Distance0.307004 AU
Velocity (km per hour)54,254 km/h
Velocity (meters per second)15,071 m/s
Orbiting BodyEarth

28 April 1977

Distance20,440,890 km
Distance (miles)12,701,380 mi
Lunar Distance53.152534 LD
Astronomical Distance0.136639 AU
Velocity (km per hour)40,156 km/h
Velocity (meters per second)11,154 m/s
Orbiting BodyVenus

21 January 1977

Distance2,342,597 km
Distance (miles)1,455,622 mi
Lunar Distance6.091465 LD
Astronomical Distance0.015659 AU
Velocity (km per hour)22,330 km/h
Velocity (meters per second)6,203 m/s
Orbiting BodyEarth

22 December 1973

Distance42,376,112 km
Distance (miles)26,331,295 mi
Lunar Distance110.190788 LD
Astronomical Distance0.283267 AU
Velocity (km per hour)49,056 km/h
Velocity (meters per second)13,627 m/s
Orbiting BodyEarth

7 October 1909

Distance15,272,827 km
Distance (miles)9,490,095 mi
Lunar Distance39.713997 LD
Astronomical Distance0.102093 AU
Velocity (km per hour)37,406 km/h
Velocity (meters per second)10,390 m/s
Orbiting BodyVenus

Asteroid 2016 BU Velocity Distance Comparison

Asteroid Pass DateVelocityDistance
30 January 208964,033 km/h58,603,424 km
3 February 208631,913 km/h17,211,614 km
28 December 208225,292 km/h13,792,533 km
22 December 207956,405 km/h51,609,840 km
21 December 205146,440 km/h39,359,888 km
5 February 204444,121 km/h33,054,802 km
22 December 203753,529 km/h47,820,728 km
29 January 203371,708 km/h67,922,600 km
4 February 203032,875 km/h18,308,822 km
24 December 202629,405 km/h19,061,536 km
26 December 202368,876 km/h66,665,680 km
2 February 201955,226 km/h47,095,176 km
2 September 201838,744 km/h52,440,300 km
23 January 201622,530 km/h2,239,070 km
6 November 201440,865 km/h20,889,084 km
21 December 201243,891 km/h36,293,260 km
10 March 201137,007 km/h17,145,388 km
4 February 200546,842 km/h36,487,412 km
22 December 199851,322 km/h45,100,832 km
29 January 199473,036 km/h69,703,960 km
25 December 198729,214 km/h18,761,246 km
26 December 198469,130 km/h66,904,260 km
3 February 198054,254 km/h45,927,124 km
28 April 197740,156 km/h20,440,890 km
21 January 197722,330 km/h2,342,597 km
22 December 197349,056 km/h42,376,112 km
7 October 190937,406 km/h15,272,827 km