How Far is Asteroid 1998 OR2 from Earth?
The distance of Asteroid 1998 OR2 from Earth is currently 539,456,253 kilometers, equivalent to 3.606042 Astronomical Units. Light takes 29 minutes and 59.4324 seconds to travel from Asteroid 1998 OR2 and arrive to us.
The following chart shows the distance of Asteroid 1998 OR2 from Earth as a function of time. In the chart the distance data is measured in Astronomical Units and sampled with an interval of 1 day.
The value of the reported distance might be somewhat inaccurate around the times of closest approach for objects passing extremely close to Earth. The value of the distance of 1998 OR2 from Earth is also available as a real time updated value in the Live Position and Data Tracker.
Closest approach of Asteroid 1998 OR2 to Earth
Between January 2013 and December 2100 the closest approach of Asteroid 1998 OR2 to Earth happens on Mon Apr 17 2079 at a distance of 0.01202774 Astronomical Units, or 1,799,325 kilometers:
NOTE: values for the closest approach are computed with a sampling interval of 1 day.