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How Far is Asteroid (NEO) 2016 BQ from Earth?

The distance of Asteroid (NEO) 2016 BQ from Earth is currently 51,301,375 kilometers, equivalent to 0.342929 Astronomical Units. Light takes 2 minutes and 51.1230 seconds to travel from Asteroid (NEO) 2016 BQ and arrive to us.

51,301,375
0.342929
2 minutes and 51.1230 seconds

The following chart shows the distance of Asteroid (NEO) 2016 BQ 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.

Distance of Asteroid (NEO) 2016 BQ from Earth between January 2013 and December 2100

The value of the reported distance might be somewhat inaccurate around the times of closest approach for objects passing extremely close to Earth.

Closest approach of Asteroid (NEO) 2016 BQ to Earth

Between January 2013 and December 2100 the closest approach of Asteroid (NEO) 2016 BQ to Earth happens on Sun Aug 15 2021 at a distance of 0.01124844 Astronomical Units, or 1,682,743 kilometers:

Sun Aug 15 2021
1,682,743
0.011248

NOTE: values for the closest approach are computed with a sampling interval of 1 day.

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