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Asteroid (NEO) 2013 YA14

Asteroid (NEO) 2013 YA14 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) 2013 YA14 Impact Earth?.

Asteroid (NEO) 2013 YA14 is currently in the constellation of Pisces. The current Right Ascension of Asteroid (NEO) 2013 YA14 is 00h 27m 31s and the Declination is +06° 27’ 20” (topocentric coordinates computed for the selected location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]). The current magnitude of Asteroid (NEO) 2013 YA14 is 27.36 (JPL).

Summary of key facts about Asteroid (NEO) 2013 YA14 [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]:

00h 27m 31s
+06° 27’ 20”
Pisces
27.36

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Asteroid (NEO) 2013 YA14 Position and Finder Charts

Below we provide Asteroid (NEO) 2013 YA14 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) 2013 YA14 in Pisces on May, 21 2022
Field of view: 50x30 degrees
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Map showing Asteroid (NEO) 2013 YA14 in Pisces on May, 21 2022
Field of view: 10x6 degrees
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 = visible to the naked eye
 = 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) 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 from Earth

The distance of Asteroid (NEO) 2013 YA14 from Earth is currently 295,478,878 kilometers, equivalent to 1.975154 Astronomical Units. Light takes 16 minutes and 25.6114 seconds to travel from Asteroid (NEO) 2013 YA14 and arrive to us.

295,478,878
1.975154
16 minutes and 25.6114 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

During the next 10 years, the closest approach of Asteroid (NEO) 2013 YA14 to Earth happens on Sun Dec 25 2022 at a distance of 0.006911 Astronomical Units, or 1,033,851 kilometers:

Sun Dec 25 2022
1,033,851
0.006911

Asteroid (NEO) 2013 YA14 brightness

The current visual magnitude of Asteroid (NEO) 2013 YA14 is 27.36.

27.36

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: 83.7°
Max altitude: 44.9°
Azimuth: 276.4°

The rise and set times are defined as the time at which the upper limb of Asteroid (NEO) 2013 YA14 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) 2013 YA14 Orbital Elements

The following table lists the orbital elements of Asteroid (NEO) 2013 YA14 at epoch 16 December 2020 00:00 UTC (JD: 2459200.5). Source: JPL Small-Body Database

Element Symbol Value
Orbit eccentricity e 0.34888952
Orbit inclination i 4.62202093°
Perihelion distance q 0.76987004 AU
115,170,918 km
Aphelion distance Q 1.59492078 AU
238,596,753 km
Semi-major axis a 1.18239541 AU
176,883,835 km
Orbital period period 1.2900 years
469.6156 days
Date of perihelion transit Tp 2020-Jul-26 02:09:05
2,459,056.5896 JD
Next perihelion transit 2021-Nov-07 16:55
2,459,526.2053 JD
Argument of perihelion peri 257.0099104836°
Longitude of the ascending node node 277.2605163772°
Mean anomaly M 110.3194288505°
Mean motion n 0.76658439°/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
2022 May 14 00h 11m 21s +04° 29’ 54” 27.36 Pisces
2022 May 15 00h 13m 26s +04° 45’ 06” 27.36 Pisces
2022 May 16 00h 15m 29s +05° 00’ 14” 27.36 Pisces
2022 May 17 00h 17m 35s +05° 15’ 20” 27.36 Pisces
2022 May 18 00h 19m 39s +05° 30’ 24” 27.36 Pisces
2022 May 19 00h 21m 42s +05° 45’ 24” 27.36 Pisces
2022 May 20 00h 23m 47s +06° 00’ 24” 27.36 Pisces
2022 May 21 00h 25m 50s +06° 15’ 20” 27.36 Pisces
2022 May 22 00h 27m 55s +06° 30’ 15” 27.36 Pisces
2022 May 23 00h 29m 57s +06° 45’ 07” 27.36 Pisces
2022 May 24 00h 32m 00s +06° 59’ 57” 27.36 Pisces
2022 May 25 00h 34m 04s +07° 14’ 44” 27.36 Pisces
2022 May 26 00h 36m 06s +07° 29’ 30” 27.36 Pisces
2022 May 27 00h 38m 09s +07° 44’ 12” 27.36 Pisces