Asteroids Near Earth

Asteroid 2016 VQ

2016 VQ asteroid magnitude is 26 H and asteroid diameter is between 17 and 38 meters. Asteroid 2016 VQ closest near miss earth distance is 836,463 kilometers on 11 November 2016.

Magnitude26 H
Diameter min.16.77 meters
Diameter max.37.5 meters
Orbit Uncertainty8 U
Orbital Period1422.94 days
Min. Orbit Intersection.0011288
Mean Anomaly347.976454
Mean Motion0.252997
Semi-major Axis2.475857 au
Is Hazardous?No
Jupiter Tisserand invariant3.140
Inclination2.656016 deg
Ascending Node Longitude229.757446 deg
Perihelion Distance0.847751 au
Perihelion Argument229.028507 deg
Perihelion Time2457738.02441 JED
Aphelion Distance4.103962 au
Orbit Determination Date 6 April 2017
Epoch Osculation Date2457690.5

List of Asteroid 2016 VQ Close Approaches to Earth

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

26 February 2142

Distance9,043,329 km
Distance (miles)5,619,264 mi
Lunar Distance23.515409 LD
Astronomical Distance0.060451 AU
Velocity (km per hour)56,017 km/h
Velocity (meters per second)15,560 m/s
Orbiting BodyEarth

11 November 2016

Distance836,463 km
Distance (miles)519,754 mi
Lunar Distance2.175059 LD
Astronomical Distance0.005591 AU
Velocity (km per hour)49,795 km/h
Velocity (meters per second)13,832 m/s
Orbiting BodyMoon

9 November 1949

Distance20,045,832 km
Distance (miles)12,455,903 mi
Lunar Distance52.125267 LD
Astronomical Distance0.133998 AU
Velocity (km per hour)54,773 km/h
Velocity (meters per second)15,215 m/s
Orbiting BodyEarth

Asteroid 2016 VQ Velocity Distance Comparison

Asteroid Pass DateVelocityDistance
26 February 214256,017 km/h9,043,329 km
11 November 201649,795 km/h836,463 km
9 November 194954,773 km/h20,045,832 km