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The 32 - 70 metre wide asteroid 2010 PQ2 made a close pass (15.0 lunar distances, 0.0385 AU), travelling at 6.11 km/second, to the Earth-Moon system on the 1st August, 2010 @ 09:56 UT.

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The Lunar Distance (LD), the distance between Earth and the Moon, equals 384,401 km, (or 0.00256 AU).


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Orbital elements:
2010 PQ2 Earth MOID = 0.0370 AU
Epoch 2010 July 23.0 TT = JDT 2455400.5 MPC
M 355.03334 (2000.0) P Q
n 0.34614112 Peri. 2.60136 +0.70470625 +0.70906080
a 2.0089413 Node 312.20600 -0.65155907 +0.63284606
e 0.4767557 Incl. 1.92928 -0.28082002 +0.31102837
P 2.85 H 24.7 G 0.15 U 8

MPEC 2010 - P20


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