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Asteroid (NEO) 2013 YA14

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Asteroid (NEO) 2013 YA14 Position

Asteroid (NEO) 2013 YA14 is currently in the constellation of Ophiucus. The current Right Ascension is 17h 04m 34s and the Declination is -17° 56’ 56”.

17h 04m 34s
-17° 56’ 56”

Simplified sky chart showing where Asteroid (NEO) 2013 YA14 is right now in the sky with respect to the brightest stars and constellations (see fuillscreen Online Planetarium)

Map showing Asteroid (NEO) 2013 YA14 in Ophiucus on July, 22 2019
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Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]

Also check out Where is Asteroid (NEO) 2013 YA14?, a page that provides all the information needed to find Asteroid (NEO) 2013 YA14 in the sky and additional links to sky charts.

Asteroid (NEO) 2013 YA14 Distance

The distance of Asteroid (NEO) 2013 YA14 from Earth is currently 40,458,909 kilometers, equivalent to 0.270451 Astronomical Units. Light takes 2 minutes and 14.9564 seconds to travel from Asteroid (NEO) 2013 YA14 and arrive to us.

2 minutes and 14.9564 seconds

The following chart shows the distance of Asteroid (NEO) 2013 YA14 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) 2013 YA14 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) 2013 YA14 to Earth

Between January 2013 and December 2100 the closest approach of Asteroid (NEO) 2013 YA14 to Earth happens on Mon Dec 26 2022 at a distance of 0.00745700 Astronomical Units, or 1,115,552 kilometers:

Mon Dec 26 2022

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

Asteroid (NEO) 2013 YA14 brightness

The current visual magnitude of Asteroid (NEO) 2013 YA14 is 22.72.


The following chart is the predicted light curve (visual magnitude as a function of time) of Asteroid (NEO) 2013 YA14, 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) 2013 YA14 between January 2013 and December 2100

Asteroid (NEO) 2013 YA14 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) 2013 YA14 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 107.9°
Max altitude: 20.6°
Azimuth: 252.0°
Asteroid (NEO) 2013 YA14 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) 2013 YA14 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) 2013 YA14 Orbital Elements

The following table lists the orbital elements of Asteroid (NEO) 2013 YA14 at epoch 26 April 2019 00:00 UTC (JD: 2458600.5). Source: JPL Small-Body Database

Element Symbol Value
Orbit eccentricity e 0.34873482
Orbit inclination i 4.61705162°
Perihelion distance q 0.76949526 AU
115,114,853 km
Aphelion distance Q 1.59358290 AU
238,396,609 km
Semi-major axis a 1.18153908 AU
176,755,731 km
Orbital period period 1.2800 years
469.1055 days
Date of perihelion transit Tp 2019-Apr-13 10:55:57
2,458,586.9555 JD
Next perihelion transit 2020-Jul-25 13:27
2,459,056.0611 JD
Argument of perihelion peri 256.89602495174°
Longitude of the ascending node node 277.28844473591°
Mean anomaly M 10.394274428398°
Mean motion n 0.76741792°/day

Visualization of Asteroid (NEO) 2013 YA14 Orbit

This 3d orbit diagram is a feature of our 3D Solar System Simulator and shows the orbit of Asteroid (NEO) 2013 YA14 with respect of the Sun and the orbits of the major planets. The position of Asteroid (NEO) 2013 YA14 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) 2013 YA14
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Asteroid (NEO) 2013 YA14 15 Days Ephemeris

The following table lists the ephemerides of Asteroid (NEO) 2013 YA14 computed for the past and next 7 days, with a 24 hours interval. Click on each row of the table to locate Asteroid (NEO) 2013 YA14 in our Online Planetarium at the chosen date.

Date Right AscensionR.A. DeclinationDec. MagnitudeMag Constellation
2019 Jul 15 16h 47m 20s -18° 39’ 39” 22.10 Ophiucus
2019 Jul 16 16h 49m 54s -18° 32’ 18” 22.19 Ophiucus
2019 Jul 17 16h 52m 23s -18° 25’ 32” 22.27 Ophiucus
2019 Jul 18 16h 54m 47s -18° 19’ 15” 22.36 Ophiucus
2019 Jul 19 16h 57m 06s -18° 13’ 31” 22.44 Ophiucus
2019 Jul 20 16h 59m 21s -18° 08’ 12” 22.52 Ophiucus
2019 Jul 21 17h 01m 31s -18° 03’ 20” 22.61 Ophiucus
2019 Jul 22 17h 03m 38s -17° 58’ 51” 22.69 Ophiucus
2019 Jul 23 17h 05m 40s -17° 54’ 45” 22.76 Ophiucus
2019 Jul 24 17h 07m 41s -17° 51’ 00” 22.84 Ophiucus
2019 Jul 25 17h 09m 39s -17° 47’ 34” 22.92 Ophiucus
2019 Jul 26 17h 11m 35s -17° 44’ 26” 22.99 Ophiucus
2019 Jul 27 17h 13m 30s -17° 41’ 34” 23.07 Ophiucus
2019 Jul 28 17h 15m 21s -17° 38’ 58” 23.14 Ophiucus