Asteroid 2014 FE72
Asteroid 2014 FE72 is currently in the constellation of Corvus. The current Right Ascension of Asteroid 2014 FE72 is 12h 30m 19s and the Declination is -16° 57’ 50” (topocentric coordinates computed for the selected location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]). The current magnitude of Asteroid 2014 FE72 is 24.46 (JPL).
Summary of key facts about Asteroid 2014 FE72 [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]:
- 2014 FE72 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change].
- It is visible looking in the South-South-West direction at an altitude of 21° above the horizon.
- Given its current magnitude, 2014 FE72 is visible only through long exposure photography.
- See also 2014 FE72 rise and set times.
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Asteroid 2014 FE72 Position and Finder Charts
Below we provide Asteroid 2014 FE72 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 2014 FE72 is right now. Click on the image to see a more detailed fullscreen tracker view.
Also check out Where is Asteroid 2014 FE72?, a page that provides all the information needed to find Asteroid 2014 FE72 in the sky and additional links to sky charts.
Asteroid 2014 FE72 Distance from Earth
The distance of Asteroid 2014 FE72 from Earth is currently 9,984,015,116 kilometers, equivalent to 66.739019 Astronomical Units. Light takes 9 hours, 15 minutes and 3.0897 seconds to travel from Asteroid 2014 FE72 and arrive to us.
The following chart shows the distance of Asteroid 2014 FE72 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 2014 FE72 from Earth is also available as a real time updated value in the Live Position and Data Tracker.
Closest approach of Asteroid 2014 FE72 to Earth
Between January 2013 and December 2100, the closest approach of Asteroid 2014 FE72 to Earth happens on Thu Mar 21 2013 at a distance of 57.916781 Astronomical Units, or 8,664,227,064 kilometers:
NOTE: values for the closest approach are computed with a sampling interval of 1 day.
Asteroid 2014 FE72 brightness
The following chart is the predicted light curve (visual magnitude as a function of time) of Asteroid 2014 FE72, 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 2014 FE72 rise and set times
The rise and set times are defined as the time at which the upper limb of Asteroid 2014 FE72 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 2014 FE72 Orbital Elements
|Perihelion distance||q||35.95230564 AU
|Date of perihelion transit||Tp||1965-Aug-17 20:04:44
|Next perihelion transit||67982-Feb-19 15:15
|Argument of perihelion||peri||133.41965831353°|
|Longitude of the ascending node||node||336.97029758986°|
Visualization of Asteroid 2014 FE72 Orbit
This 3d orbit diagram is a feature of our 3D Solar System Simulator and shows the orbit of Asteroid 2014 FE72 with respect of the Sun and the orbits of the major planets. The position of Asteroid 2014 FE72 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 2014 FE72 15 Days Ephemeris
The following table lists the ephemerides of Asteroid 2014 FE72 computed for the past and next 7 days, with a 24 hours interval. Click on each row of the table to locate Asteroid 2014 FE72 in our Online Planetarium at the chosen date.
|2022 Sep 28||12h 29m 51s||-16° 54’ 42”||24.46||Corvus|
|2022 Sep 29||12h 29m 54s||-16° 55’ 06”||24.46||Corvus|
|2022 Sep 30||12h 29m 57s||-16° 55’ 32”||24.46||Corvus|
|2022 Oct 01||12h 30m 02s||-16° 55’ 55”||24.46||Corvus|
|2022 Oct 02||12h 30m 06s||-16° 56’ 21”||24.46||Corvus|
|2022 Oct 03||12h 30m 10s||-16° 56’ 47”||24.46||Corvus|
|2022 Oct 04||12h 30m 14s||-16° 57’ 11”||24.46||Corvus|
|2022 Oct 05||12h 30m 16s||-16° 57’ 37”||24.46||Corvus|
|2022 Oct 06||12h 30m 20s||-16° 58’ 03”||24.46||Corvus|
|2022 Oct 07||12h 30m 24s||-16° 58’ 28”||24.46||Corvus|
|2022 Oct 08||12h 30m 29s||-16° 58’ 54”||24.46||Corvus|
|2022 Oct 09||12h 30m 32s||-16° 59’ 21”||24.46||Corvus|
|2022 Oct 10||12h 30m 35s||-16° 59’ 48”||24.46||Corvus|
|2022 Oct 11||12h 30m 39s||-17° 00’ 15”||24.46||Corvus|