Asteroids Near Earth

Asteroid 2018 RQ2

2018 RQ2 asteroid magnitude is 23 H and asteroid diameter is between 67 and 149 meters. Asteroid 2018 RQ2 closest near miss earth distance is 3,743,276 kilometers on 15 September 2018.

Magnitude23 H
Diameter min.66.77 meters
Diameter max.149.29 meters
Orbit Uncertainty7 U
Orbital Period687.08 days
Min. Orbit Intersection.010448
Mean Anomaly95.619309
Mean Motion0.523959
Semi-major Axis1.523835 au
Is Hazardous?No
Jupiter Tisserand invariant4.343
Inclination20.125132 deg
Ascending Node Longitude172.772908 deg
Perihelion Distance0.903343 au
Perihelion Argument232.475184 deg
Perihelion Time2458418.006001 JED
Aphelion Distance2.144327 au
Orbit Determination Date17 September 2018
Epoch Osculation Date2458600.5

List of Asteroid 2018 RQ2 Close Approaches to Earth

List of approaches near Earth of asteroid 2018 RQ2 with distance and velocity information.

7 February 2019

Distance72,455,976 km
Distance (miles)45,022,056 mi
Lunar Distance188.407593 LD
Astronomical Distance0.484338 AU
Velocity (km per hour)38,758 km/h
Velocity (meters per second)10,766 m/s
Orbiting BodyEarth

15 September 2018

Distance3,743,276 km
Distance (miles)2,325,964 mi
Lunar Distance9.733657 LD
Astronomical Distance0.025022 AU
Velocity (km per hour)51,720 km/h
Velocity (meters per second)14,367 m/s
Orbiting BodyEarth

23 January 2017

Distance69,001,280 km
Distance (miles)42,875,408 mi
Lunar Distance179.424332 LD
Astronomical Distance0.461245 AU
Velocity (km per hour)70,827 km/h
Velocity (meters per second)19,674 m/s
Orbiting BodyEarth

Asteroid 2018 RQ2 Velocity Distance Comparison

Asteroid Pass DateVelocityDistance
7 February 201938,758 km/h72,455,976 km
15 September 201851,720 km/h3,743,276 km
23 January 201770,827 km/h69,001,280 km