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Dwarf Planet 2014 UZ224

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Dwarf Planet 2014 UZ224 Position

Dwarf Planet 2014 UZ224 is currently in the constellation of Eridanus. The current Right Ascension is 03h 15m 53s and the Declination is -09° 53’ 37”.

03h 15m 53s
-09° 53’ 37”

Simplified sky chart showing where Dwarf Planet 2014 UZ224 is right now in the sky with respect to the brightest stars and constellations (see fuillscreen Online Planetarium)

Map showing Dwarf Planet 2014 UZ224 in Eridanus on September, 15 2019
Field of view: 60x30 degrees
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= current altitude ≥ 30°   = current altitude < 30°   = below the horizon
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]

Hihgher precision deep sky finder chart showing where Dwarf Planet 2014 UZ224 is right now (view fullscreen)

2014 UZ224
RA: 03h 15m 53s
Dec: -09° 53’ 37”
Deep sky finder chart for Dwarf Planet 2014 UZ224
Field of view: 60x40 arcmins
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Dwarf Planet 2014 UZ224 Distance

The distance of Dwarf Planet 2014 UZ224 from Earth is currently 13,416,996,666 kilometers, equivalent to 89.687083 Astronomical Units. Light takes 12 hours, 25 minutes and 54.2835 seconds to travel from Dwarf Planet 2014 UZ224 and arrive to us.

13,416,996,666
89.687083
12 hours, 25 minutes and 54.2835 seconds

The following chart shows the distance of Dwarf Planet 2014 UZ224 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 Dwarf Planet 2014 UZ224 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. The value of the distance of 2014 UZ224 from Earth is also available as a real time updated value in the Live Position and Data Tracker.

Closest approach of Dwarf Planet 2014 UZ224 to Earth

Between January 2013 and December 2100 the closest approach of Dwarf Planet 2014 UZ224 to Earth happens on Fri Dec 31 2100 at a distance of 49.32825189 Astronomical Units, or 7,379,401,463 kilometers:

Fri Dec 31 2100
7,379,401,463
49.328252

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

Dwarf Planet 2014 UZ224 brightness

The current visual magnitude of Dwarf Planet 2014 UZ224 is 23.14.

23.14

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 2100

Dwarf Planet 2014 UZ224 rise and set times

Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

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

Azimuth: 99.9°
Max altitude: 28.6°
Azimuth: 260.1°
Dwarf Planet 2014 UZ224 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom

The rise and set times are defined as the time at which the upper limb of Dwarf Planet 2014 UZ224 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.

Dwarf Planet 2014 UZ224 Orbital Elements

The following table lists the orbital elements of Dwarf Planet 2014 UZ224 at epoch 26 April 2019 00:00 UTC (JD: 2458600.5). Source: JPL Small-Body Database

Element Symbol Value
Orbit eccentricity e 0.64540379
Orbit inclination i 26.78827879°
Perihelion distance q 38.09574587 AU
5,699,042,476 km
Aphelion distance Q 176.77257281 AU
26,444,800,544 km
Semi-major axis a 107.43415934 AU
16,071,921,510 km
Orbital period period 1,113.5800 years
406,735.4366 days
Date of perihelion transit Tp 2142-Nov-26 04:00:19
2,503,738.6669 JD
Argument of perihelion peri 30.156637898449°
Longitude of the ascending node node 130.80111583652°
Mean anomaly M 320.04837881889°
Mean motion n 0.00088510°/day

Visualization of Dwarf Planet 2014 UZ224 Orbit

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 15 Days 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
2019 Sep 08 03h 16m 00s -09° 51’ 10” 23.15 Eridanus
2019 Sep 09 03h 16m 00s -09° 51’ 29” 23.15 Eridanus
2019 Sep 10 03h 16m 00s -09° 51’ 47” 23.15 Eridanus
2019 Sep 11 03h 15m 59s -09° 52’ 08” 23.15 Eridanus
2019 Sep 12 03h 15m 57s -09° 52’ 27” 23.15 Eridanus
2019 Sep 13 03h 15m 56s -09° 52’ 46” 23.15 Eridanus
2019 Sep 14 03h 15m 56s -09° 53’ 05” 23.15 Eridanus
2019 Sep 15 03h 15m 54s -09° 53’ 26” 23.15 Eridanus
2019 Sep 16 03h 15m 52s -09° 53’ 44” 23.14 Eridanus
2019 Sep 17 03h 15m 51s -09° 54’ 03” 23.14 Eridanus
2019 Sep 18 03h 15m 51s -09° 54’ 24” 23.14 Eridanus
2019 Sep 19 03h 15m 50s -09° 54’ 42” 23.14 Eridanus
2019 Sep 20 03h 15m 47s -09° 55’ 01” 23.14 Eridanus
2019 Sep 21 03h 15m 47s -09° 55’ 20” 23.14 Eridanus