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Observation by Peter Meadows: Asteroid 2012 TC4

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Peter Meadows

Observer

Peter Meadows

Observed

2017 Oct 12 - 21:27

Uploaded

2017 Oct 15 - 10:28

Objects

2012 TC4

Equipment
  • iTelescope T18
Exposure

60s

Location

Nerpio, Spain (I89)

Target name

Asteroid 2012 TC4

Title

Asteroid 2012 TC4

About this image

This asteroid passed within 50000 km of Earth on 12th October 2017 at approximately 06:00 UT. This image was taken ~8 hours before closest approach using iTelescope T18 in Spain when at an altitude of 35° and a distance of 180,000 km or 0.47 lunar distance. Magnitude ~14. Single 60s exposure.

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