Asteroid 2000 SG344
Asteroid 2000 SG344 is currently in the constellation of Leo. The current Right Ascension of Asteroid 2000 SG344 is 11h 37m 20s and the Declination is +02° 28’ 54” (topocentric coordinates computed for the selected location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]). The current magnitude of Asteroid 2000 SG344 is 27.00 (JPL).
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Asteroid 2000 SG344 Position and Finder Charts
Below we provide Asteroid 2000 SG344 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 SG344 is right now. Click on the image to see a more detailed fullscreen tracker view.
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Asteroid 2000 SG344 Distance from Earth
The distance of Asteroid 2000 SG344 from Earth is currently 222,064,603 kilometers, equivalent to 1.484410 Astronomical Units. Light takes 12 minutes and 20.7278 seconds to travel from Asteroid 2000 SG344 and arrive to us.
The following chart shows the distance of Asteroid 2000 SG344 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 SG344 from Earth is also available as a real time updated value in the Live Position and Data Tracker.
Closest approach of Asteroid 2000 SG344 to Earth
Between January 2013 and December 2100 the closest approach of Asteroid 2000 SG344 to Earth happens on Fri May 10 2069 at a distance of 0.01207670 Astronomical Units, or 1,806,648 kilometers:
NOTE: values for the closest approach are computed with a sampling interval of 1 day.
Asteroid 2000 SG344 brightness
The following chart is the predicted light curve (visual magnitude as a function of time) of Asteroid 2000 SG344, 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 SG344 rise and set times
The rise and set times are defined as the time at which the upper limb of Asteroid 2000 SG344 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 SG344 Orbital Elements
|Perihelion distance||q||0.91199240 AU
|Date of perihelion transit||Tp||2020-Apr-26 00:24:28
|Next perihelion transit||2021-Apr-13 23:36
|Argument of perihelion||peri||275.34682035489°|
|Longitude of the ascending node||node||191.91229304601°|
Visualization of Asteroid 2000 SG344 Orbit
This 3d orbit diagram is a feature of our 3D Solar System Simulator and shows the orbit of Asteroid 2000 SG344 with respect of the Sun and the orbits of the major planets. The position of Asteroid 2000 SG344 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 SG344 15 Days Ephemeris
The following table lists the ephemerides of Asteroid 2000 SG344 computed for the past and next 7 days, with a 24 hours interval. Click on each row of the table to locate Asteroid 2000 SG344 in our Online Planetarium at the chosen date.
|2020 Jul 28||11h 10m 54s||+05° 17’ 20”||27.00||Leo|
|2020 Jul 29||11h 14m 38s||+04° 53’ 50”||27.00||Leo|
|2020 Jul 30||11h 18m 20s||+04° 30’ 17”||27.00||Leo|
|2020 Jul 31||11h 22m 04s||+04° 06’ 42”||27.00||Leo|
|2020 Aug 01||11h 25m 46s||+03° 43’ 05”||27.00||Leo|
|2020 Aug 02||11h 29m 29s||+03° 19’ 24”||27.00||Leo|
|2020 Aug 03||11h 33m 10s||+02° 55’ 44”||27.00||Leo|
|2020 Aug 04||11h 36m 51s||+02° 32’ 00”||27.00||Leo|
|2020 Aug 05||11h 40m 32s||+02° 08’ 17”||27.00||Virgo|
|2020 Aug 06||11h 44m 12s||+01° 44’ 34”||27.00||Virgo|
|2020 Aug 07||11h 47m 53s||+01° 20’ 48”||27.00||Virgo|
|2020 Aug 08||11h 51m 33s||+00° 57’ 05”||27.00||Virgo|
|2020 Aug 09||11h 55m 13s||+00° 33’ 21”||27.00||Virgo|
|2020 Aug 10||11h 58m 53s||+00° 09’ 38”||27.00||Virgo|