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Asteroid (NEO) 2011 CL50

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Asteroid (NEO) 2011 CL50 Position

Asteroid (NEO) 2011 CL50 is currently in the constellation of Gemini. The current Right Ascension is 07h 47m 18s and the Declination is +21° 13’ 52”.

07h 47m 18s
+21° 13’ 52”

Simplified sky chart showing where Asteroid (NEO) 2011 CL50 is right now in the sky with respect to the brightest stars and constellations (see fuillscreen Online Planetarium)

Map showing Asteroid (NEO) 2011 CL50 in Gemini on June, 19 2019
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Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]

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Asteroid (NEO) 2011 CL50 Distance

The distance of Asteroid (NEO) 2011 CL50 from Earth is currently 267,671,415 kilometers, equivalent to 1.789273 Astronomical Units. Light takes 14 minutes and 52.8557 seconds to travel from Asteroid (NEO) 2011 CL50 and arrive to us.

267,671,415
1.789273
14 minutes and 52.8557 seconds

The following chart shows the distance of Asteroid (NEO) 2011 CL50 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) 2011 CL50 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) 2011 CL50 to Earth

Between January 2013 and December 2100 the closest approach of Asteroid (NEO) 2011 CL50 to Earth happens on Fri Dec 25 2020 at a distance of 0.00793195 Astronomical Units, or 1,186,603 kilometers:

Fri Dec 25 2020
1,186,603
0.007932

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

Asteroid (NEO) 2011 CL50 brightness

The current visual magnitude of Asteroid (NEO) 2011 CL50 is 30.12.

30.12

The following chart is the predicted light curve (visual magnitude as a function of time) of Asteroid (NEO) 2011 CL50, 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) 2011 CL50 between January 2013 and December 2100

Asteroid (NEO) 2011 CL50 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) 2011 CL50 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 68.8°
Max altitude: 59.7°
Azimuth: 291.1°
Asteroid (NEO) 2011 CL50 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom

The rise and set times are defined as the time at which the upper limb of Asteroid (NEO) 2011 CL50 touches the horizon, consideting the effect of the atmospheric refraction. As the atmoshpere conditions cannot be modeled precisely the times reported here should be considered correct with an approximation of few minutes.

Asteroid (NEO) 2011 CL50 Orbital Elements

The following table lists the orbital elements of Asteroid (NEO) 2011 CL50 at epoch 26 April 2019 00:00 UTC (JD: 2458600.5). Source: JPL Small-Body Database

Element Symbol Value
Orbit eccentricity e 0.14458422
Orbit inclination i 0.18830531°
Perihelion distance q 0.75804803 AU
113,402,372 km
Aphelion distance Q 1.01430185 AU
151,737,398 km
Semi-major axis a 0.88617494 AU
132,569,885 km
Orbital period period 0.8300 years
304.7036 days
Date of perihelion transit Tp 2018-Dec-29 13:19:56
2,458,482.0555 JD
Next perihelion transit 2019-Oct-30 06:13
2,458,786.7591 JD
Argument of perihelion peri 293.12439230661°
Longitude of the ascending node node 12.567384334551°
Mean anomaly M 139.93931122163°
Mean motion n 1.18147592°/day

Visualization of Asteroid (NEO) 2011 CL50 Orbit

This 3d orbit diagram is a feature of our 3D Solar System Simulator and shows the orbit of Asteroid (NEO) 2011 CL50 with respect of the Sun and the orbits of the major planets. The position of Asteroid (NEO) 2011 CL50 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) 2011 CL50
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Asteroid (NEO) 2011 CL50 15 Days Ephemeris

The following table lists the ephemerides of Asteroid (NEO) 2011 CL50 computed for the past and next 7 days, with a 24 hours interval. Click on each row of the table to locate Asteroid (NEO) 2011 CL50 in our Online Planetarium at the chosen date.

Date Right AscensionR.A. DeclinationDec. MagnitudeMag Constellation
2019 Jun 12 07h 19m 56s +22° 15’ 20” 30.13 Gemini
2019 Jun 13 07h 23m 52s +22° 07’ 36” 30.13 Gemini
2019 Jun 14 07h 27m 47s +21° 59’ 31” 30.13 Gemini
2019 Jun 15 07h 31m 41s +21° 51’ 06” 30.13 Gemini
2019 Jun 16 07h 35m 35s +21° 42’ 20” 30.12 Gemini
2019 Jun 17 07h 39m 29s +21° 33’ 15” 30.12 Gemini
2019 Jun 18 07h 43m 22s +21° 23’ 48” 30.12 Gemini
2019 Jun 19 07h 47m 14s +21° 14’ 02” 30.12 Gemini
2019 Jun 20 07h 51m 06s +21° 03’ 56” 30.12 Gemini
2019 Jun 21 07h 54m 57s +20° 53’ 30” 30.11 Gemini
2019 Jun 22 07h 58m 49s +20° 42’ 43” 30.11 Gemini
2019 Jun 23 08h 02m 39s +20° 31’ 38” 30.11 Cancer
2019 Jun 24 08h 06m 29s +20° 20’ 13” 30.11 Cancer
2019 Jun 25 08h 10m 18s +20° 08’ 30” 30.10 Cancer