* Astronomy

Members Login
Username 
 
Password 
    Remember Me  
Post Info TOPIC: Asteroid 2012 JU


L

Posts: 131433
Date:
RE: Asteroid 2012 JU
Permalink  
 


The 6 - 13 metre wide asteroid 2012 JU will make a close pass (62.3 LD, 0.1602 AU) travelling at 15.54 km/second, to the Earth-Moon system on the 2nd September 2015 @ 20:40 UT 17:38.

See more

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



__________________


L

Posts: 131433
Date:
Permalink  
 

Orbital elements:
2012 JU                                                  Earth MOID = 0.0010 AU
Epoch 2012 Mar. 14.0 TT = JDT 2456000.5                 MPC
M 330.66722              (2000.0)            P               Q
n   0.30749559     Peri.  227.56289     +0.17239743     +0.97950290
a   2.1739195      Node    52.65876     -0.86091112     +0.20122292
e   0.5900727      Incl.    7.52947     -0.47865558     -0.00913238
P   3.21           H   27.7           G   0.15           U   6

MPEC 2012 - J35

The 7 - 16 metre wide asteroid 2012 JU will make a close pass (0.5 lunar distances, 0.0014 AU), travelling at 13.38 km/second, to the Earth-Moon system on the 13th May, 2012 @ 13:20 UT 00:01.

See more

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



__________________
Page 1 of 1  sorted by
 
Quick Reply

Please log in to post quick replies.



Create your own FREE Forum
Report Abuse
Powered by ActiveBoard