Asteroid 2000 QW7
Asteroid 2000 QW7 is currently in the constellation of Leo. The current Right Ascension of Asteroid 2000 QW7 is 11h 26m 24s and the Declination is +03° 29’ 31” (topocentric coordinates computed for the selected location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]). The current magnitude of Asteroid 2000 QW7 is 25.32 (JPL).
Summary of key facts about Asteroid 2000 QW7 [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]:
- 2000 QW7 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change].
- It is visible looking in the West-South-West direction at an altitude of 27° above the horizon.
- Given its current magnitude, 2000 QW7 is visible only through long exposure photography.
- See also 2000 QW7 rise and set times.
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Additional information about Asteroid 2000 QW7 available on TheSkyLive:
Asteroid 2000 QW7 Position and Finder Charts
Below we provide Asteroid 2000 QW7 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.
Higher precision deep sky finder chart, 60 arcmin wide, showing where Asteroid 2000 QW7 is right now. Click on the image to see a more detailed fullscreen tracker view.
Also check out Where is Asteroid 2000 QW7?, a page that provides all the information needed to find Asteroid 2000 QW7 in the sky and additional links to sky charts.
Asteroid 2000 QW7 Distance from Earth
The distance of Asteroid 2000 QW7 from Earth is currently 511,993,081 kilometers, equivalent to 3.422462 Astronomical Units. Light takes 28 minutes and 27.8251 seconds to travel from Asteroid 2000 QW7 and arrive to us.
The following chart shows the distance of Asteroid 2000 QW7 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 2000 QW7 from Earth is also available as a real time updated value in the Live Position and Data Tracker.
Closest approach of Asteroid 2000 QW7 to Earth
Between January 2013 and December 2100, the closest approach of Asteroid 2000 QW7 to Earth happens on Sun Sep 15 2019 at a distance of 0.035637 Astronomical Units, or 5,331,249 kilometers:
NOTE: values for the closest approach are computed with a sampling interval of 1 day.
Asteroid 2000 QW7 brightness
The following chart is the predicted light curve (visual magnitude as a function of time) of Asteroid 2000 QW7, 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.
Asteroid 2000 QW7 rise and set times
The rise and set times are defined as the time at which the upper limb of Asteroid 2000 QW7 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 2000 QW7 Orbital Elements
|Perihelion distance||q||1.03513745 AU
|Date of perihelion transit||Tp||2019-Sep-13 18:01:06
|Next perihelion transit||2022-Jun-03 09:49
|Argument of perihelion||peri||190.93759113546°|
|Longitude of the ascending node||node||158.56862293337°|
Visualization of Asteroid 2000 QW7 Orbit
This 3d orbit diagram is a feature of our 3D Solar System Simulator and shows the orbit of Asteroid 2000 QW7 with respect of the Sun and the orbits of the major planets. The position of Asteroid 2000 QW7 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!
Asteroid 2000 QW7 15 Days Ephemeris
The following table lists the ephemerides of Asteroid 2000 QW7 computed for the past and next 7 days, with a 24 hours interval. Click on each row of the table to locate Asteroid 2000 QW7 in our Online Planetarium at the chosen date.
|2020 Oct 21||11h 17m 14s||+04° 23’ 41”||25.30||Leo|
|2020 Oct 22||11h 18m 29s||+04° 16’ 23”||25.31||Leo|
|2020 Oct 23||11h 19m 44s||+04° 09’ 06”||25.31||Leo|
|2020 Oct 24||11h 20m 57s||+04° 01’ 51”||25.31||Leo|
|2020 Oct 25||11h 22m 09s||+03° 54’ 38”||25.31||Leo|
|2020 Oct 26||11h 23m 22s||+03° 47’ 26”||25.31||Leo|
|2020 Oct 27||11h 24m 34s||+03° 40’ 18”||25.32||Leo|
|2020 Oct 28||11h 25m 47s||+03° 33’ 11”||25.32||Leo|
|2020 Oct 29||11h 26m 58s||+03° 26’ 06”||25.32||Leo|
|2020 Oct 30||11h 28m 10s||+03° 19’ 04”||25.32||Leo|
|2020 Oct 31||11h 29m 21s||+03° 12’ 02”||25.32||Leo|
|2020 Nov 01||11h 30m 32s||+03° 05’ 04”||25.32||Leo|
|2020 Nov 02||11h 31m 41s||+02° 58’ 09”||25.32||Leo|
|2020 Nov 03||11h 32m 52s||+02° 51’ 15”||25.32||Leo|