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Asteroid (NEO) 153814

Asteroid (NEO) 153814 is a Near Earth Object. If you've heard news about a potential impact of this asteroid with the Earth, please check out Will Asteroid Asteroid (NEO) 153814 Impact Earth?.

Asteroid (NEO) 153814 is currently in the constellation of Leo. The current Right Ascension of Asteroid (NEO) 153814 is 09h 39m 18s and the Declination is +13° 14’ 52” (topocentric coordinates computed for the selected location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]). The current magnitude of Asteroid (NEO) 153814 is 23.56 (JPL).

Summary of key facts about Asteroid (NEO) 153814 [tip: you can also create a Quick Access page for this data if you access it frequently and would like to have a simpler view]:

09h 39m 18s
+13° 14’ 52”

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Asteroid (NEO) 153814 Position and Finder Charts

Below we provide Asteroid (NEO) 153814 finder charts showing where the object is right now in the sky with respect to the brightest stars. The first finder chart has a field of view of 50 degrees, while the second one has a field of view of 10 degrees. Click on each finder chart to access a full screen interactive Online Planetarium.

Map showing Asteroid (NEO) 153814 in Leo on September, 30 2022
Field of view: 50x30 degrees
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Map showing Asteroid (NEO) 153814 in Leo on September, 30 2022
Field of view: 10x6 degrees
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 = binocular, brighter than 10th magnitude
= current altitude ≥ 30°   = current altitude < 30°   = below the horizon
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]

Also check out Where is Asteroid (NEO) 153814?, a page that provides all the information needed to find Asteroid (NEO) 153814 in the sky and additional links to sky charts.

Asteroid (NEO) 153814 Distance from Earth

The distance of Asteroid (NEO) 153814 from Earth is currently 454,376,832 kilometers, equivalent to 3.037322 Astronomical Units. Light takes 25 minutes and 15.6380 seconds to travel from Asteroid (NEO) 153814 and arrive to us.

25 minutes and 15.6380 seconds

The following chart shows the distance of Asteroid (NEO) 153814 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) 153814 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) 153814 to Earth

During the next 10 years, the closest approach of Asteroid (NEO) 153814 to Earth happens on Mon Jun 26 2028 at a distance of 0.001663 Astronomical Units, or 248,713 kilometers:

Mon Jun 26 2028

Asteroid (NEO) 153814 brightness

The current visual magnitude of Asteroid (NEO) 153814 is 23.56.


The following chart is the predicted light curve (visual magnitude as a function of time) of Asteroid (NEO) 153814, according to the most recent ephemerides data. Magnitude data is sampled with a 2 days interval and there might be inaccuracies for objects changing brightness very rapidly during the course of a few days. For comets there could be large discrepancies between the observed and predicted brightness because of their highly dynamic behaviour.

Predicted magnitude of Asteroid (NEO) 153814 between January 2013 and December 2100

Asteroid (NEO) 153814 rise and set times

Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

Today's Asteroid (NEO) 153814 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 76.7°
Max altitude: 51.8°
Azimuth: 283.3°

The rise and set times are defined as the time at which the upper limb of Asteroid (NEO) 153814 touches the horizon, considering the effect of the atmospheric refraction. As the atmospheric conditions cannot be modeled precisely the times reported here should be considered correct with an approximation of few minutes.

Asteroid (NEO) 153814 Orbital Elements

The following table lists the orbital elements of Asteroid (NEO) 153814 at epoch 20 January 2022 00:00 UTC (JD: 2459600.5). Source: JPL Small-Body Database

Element Symbol Value
Orbit eccentricity e 0.46720741
Orbit inclination i 1.91890996°
Perihelion distance q 0.91189703 AU
136,417,854 km
Aphelion distance Q 2.51118749 AU
375,668,303 km
Semi-major axis a 1.71154226 AU
256,043,078 km
Orbital period period 2.2392 years
817.8617 days
Date of perihelion transit Tp 2021-Nov-12 22:46:07
2,459,531.4487 JD
Next perihelion transit 2024-Feb-08 19:26
2,460,349.3104 JD
Argument of perihelion peri 44.60465776466°
Longitude of the ascending node node 277.41957457822°
Mean anomaly M 30.394464945687°
Mean motion n 0.44017222°/day

Visualization of Asteroid (NEO) 153814 Orbit

This 3d orbit diagram is a feature of our 3D Solar System Simulator and shows the orbit of Asteroid (NEO) 153814 with respect of the Sun and the orbits of the major planets. The position of Asteroid (NEO) 153814 and the planets along their orbits in this diagram accurately represents the current configuration of the objects in the Solar System. This is an experimental feature and it requires a WebGL enabled browser. Please provide us feedback!

Orbit Diagram of Asteroid (NEO) 153814
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Asteroid (NEO) 153814 15 Days Ephemeris

The following table lists the ephemerides of Asteroid (NEO) 153814 computed for the past and next 7 days, with a 24 hours interval. Click on each row of the table to locate Asteroid (NEO) 153814 in our Online Planetarium at the chosen date.

Date Right AscensionR.A. DeclinationDec. MagnitudeMag Constellation
2022 Sep 23 09h 28m 08s +14° 13’ 12” 23.54 Leo
2022 Sep 24 09h 29m 35s +14° 05’ 43” 23.54 Leo
2022 Sep 25 09h 31m 03s +13° 58’ 14” 23.54 Leo
2022 Sep 26 09h 32m 30s +13° 50’ 44” 23.54 Leo
2022 Sep 27 09h 33m 56s +13° 43’ 14” 23.55 Leo
2022 Sep 28 09h 35m 22s +13° 35’ 43” 23.55 Leo
2022 Sep 29 09h 36m 47s +13° 28’ 13” 23.55 Leo
2022 Sep 30 09h 38m 12s +13° 20’ 42” 23.55 Leo
2022 Oct 01 09h 39m 38s +13° 13’ 10” 23.56 Leo
2022 Oct 02 09h 41m 02s +13° 05’ 39” 23.56 Leo
2022 Oct 03 09h 42m 24s +12° 58’ 09” 23.56 Leo
2022 Oct 04 09h 43m 49s +12° 50’ 39” 23.56 Leo
2022 Oct 05 09h 45m 11s +12° 43’ 09” 23.56 Leo
2022 Oct 06 09h 46m 32s +12° 35’ 39” 23.56 Leo