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Dwarf Planet 2014 UZ224

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Dwarf Planet 2014 UZ224 Sky Charts and Coordinates

This is a simplified sky chart, showing where Dwarf Planet 2014 UZ224 is now with respect to the brightest stars and constellations.

More advanced sky charts are available on TheSkyLive for this object: 1) the Online Planetarium which is interactive and allows to select dates and additional objects to visualize; and 2) the Live Position and Data Tracker which provides the highest precision position data and features deep sky imagery from the Digitized Sky Survey.

Dwarf Planet 2014 UZ224 in Eridanus on August, 16 2018
High Precision Live Sky Chart
03h 14m 48s
-09° 50’ 43”
23.19
 = visible to the naked eye
 = binocular, brighter than 10th magnitude
= current altitude ≥ 30°   = current altitude < 30°   = below the horizon
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]

Dwarf Planet 2014 UZ224 Rise and Set Times

Today's Dwarf Planet 2014 UZ224 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. All times are relative to the local timezone Europe/London.

Azimuth: 99.8°
Max altitude: 28.7°
Azimuth: 260.2°

Dwarf Planet 2014 UZ224 Orbit Diagram

This 3d orbit diagram is a feature of our 3D Solar System Simulator and shows the orbit of Dwarf Planet 2014 UZ224 with respect of the Sun and the orbits of the major planets. The position of Dwarf Planet 2014 UZ224 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 Dwarf Planet 2014 UZ224
View Dwarf Planet 2014 UZ224 in the 3D Solar System Simulator

Dwarf Planet 2014 UZ224 Ephemeris

The following table lists the ephemerides of Dwarf Planet 2014 UZ224 computed for the past and next 7 days, with a 24 hours interval. Click on each row of the table to locate Dwarf Planet 2014 UZ224 in our Online Planetarium at the chosen date.

Date Right AscensionR.A. DeclinationDec. MagnitudeMag Constellation
2018 Aug 09 03h 14m 45s -09° 48’ 42” 23.19 Eridanus
2018 Aug 10 03h 14m 45s -09° 48’ 59” 23.19 Eridanus
2018 Aug 11 03h 14m 47s -09° 49’ 14” 23.19 Eridanus
2018 Aug 12 03h 14m 47s -09° 49’ 32” 23.19 Eridanus
2018 Aug 13 03h 14m 47s -09° 49’ 49” 23.19 Eridanus
2018 Aug 14 03h 14m 48s -09° 50’ 06” 23.19 Eridanus
2018 Aug 15 03h 14m 48s -09° 50’ 22” 23.19 Eridanus
2018 Aug 16 03h 14m 48s -09° 50’ 39” 23.19 Eridanus
2018 Aug 17 03h 14m 48s -09° 50’ 57” 23.19 Eridanus
2018 Aug 18 03h 14m 48s -09° 51’ 15” 23.19 Eridanus
2018 Aug 19 03h 14m 48s -09° 51’ 33” 23.19 Eridanus
2018 Aug 20 03h 14m 48s -09° 51’ 51” 23.19 Eridanus
2018 Aug 21 03h 14m 48s -09° 52’ 09” 23.19 Eridanus
2018 Aug 22 03h 14m 48s -09° 52’ 27” 23.19 Eridanus

Distance of Dwarf Planet 2014 UZ224 from Earth

The following chart shows the distance of Dwarf Planet 2014 UZ224 from Earth as a function of time. Distance data is measured in Astronomical Units and sampled with a 2 days interval.

The reported distances might be inaccurate around the times of closest approach for objects passing extremely close to Earth. The value of the distance of 2014 UZ224 is also available as a real time updated value in the Live Position and Data Tracker.

Distance of Dwarf Planet 2014 UZ224 from Earth between January 2013 and December 2075

Light Curve of Dwarf Planet 2014 UZ224

The following chart is the predicted light curve (visual magnitude as a function of time) of Dwarf Planet 2014 UZ224, 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 Dwarf Planet 2014 UZ224 between January 2013 and December 2075

Dwarf Planet 2014 UZ224 Orbital Elements

The following table lists the orbital elements of Dwarf Planet 2014 UZ224 at epoch 22 March 2018 00:00 UTC (JD: 2458200.5). Source: JPL Small-Body Database

Element Symbol Value
Orbit eccentricity e 0.65009337
Orbit inclination i 26.78654882°
Perihelion distance q 37.91573341 AU
5,672,112,995 km
Aphelion distance Q 178.80341733 AU
26,748,610,560 km
Semi-major axis a 108.35957537 AU
16,210,361,778 km
Orbital period period 1,128.0000 years
412,002.0421 days
Date of perihelion transit Tp 2142-Mar-21 20:14:46
2,503,489.3436 JD
Argument of perihelion peri 29.931111603824°
Longitude of the ascending node node 130.94102447203°
Mean anomaly M 320.42742018247°
Mean motion n 0.00087378°/day
Closest approach to Earth* 2075-Dec-11
Distance of closest approach* 61.70230418 AU
9,230,533,341 km

* NOTE: values for the closest approach are computed for the time interval between 2013-Jan-01 and 2075-Dec-31, with a sampling interval of 1 day.