Asteroid (NEO) 2014 YN
The current Right Ascension of Asteroid (NEO) 2014 YN is 19h 48m 03s and the Declination is -20° 22’ 23” (topocentric coordinates computed for the selected location: Greenwich, United Kingdom ). The current magnitude of Asteroid (NEO) 2014 YN is 27.81 (JPL).
- 2014 YN is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom .
- Right now it is placed in the South-East direction at an altitude of 5° above the horizon.
- Given its current magnitude, 2014 YN is visible only through long exposure photography.
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Asteroid (NEO) 2014 YN Position and Finder Charts
Below we provide Asteroid (NEO) 2014 YN 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.
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Asteroid (NEO) 2014 YN Distance from Earth
The distance of Asteroid (NEO) 2014 YN from Earth is currently 210,155,720 kilometers, equivalent to 1.404804 Astronomical Units. Light takes 11 minutes and 41.0040 seconds to travel from Asteroid (NEO) 2014 YN and arrive to us.
The following chart shows the distance of Asteroid (NEO) 2014 YN 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.
Closest Approach of Asteroid (NEO) 2014 YN to Earth
During the next 10 years, the closest approach of Asteroid (NEO) 2014 YN to Earth happens on Mon Nov 11 2030 at a distance of 0.008581 Astronomical Units, or 1,283,650 kilometers:
Asteroid (NEO) 2014 YN Brightness and Light Curve
The following chart is the predicted light curve (visual magnitude as a function of time) of Asteroid (NEO) 2014 YN, 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 (NEO) 2014 YN Orbital Elements
|Perihelion distance||q||0.77259094 AU
|Date of perihelion transit||Tp||2023-Oct-12 14:46:49
|Next perihelion transit||2024-Aug-15 09:49
|Argument of perihelion||peri||15.979398387756°|
|Longitude of the ascending node||node||239.22183924062°|
Visualization of Asteroid (NEO) 2014 YN Orbit
This 3d orbit diagram is a feature of our 3D Solar System Simulator and shows the orbit of Asteroid (NEO) 2014 YN with respect of the Sun and the orbits of the major planets. The position of Asteroid (NEO) 2014 YN 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 (NEO) 2014 YN 15 Days Ephemeris
The following table lists the ephemerides of Asteroid (NEO) 2014 YN computed for the past and next 7 days, with a 24 hours interval. Click on each row of the table to locate Asteroid (NEO) 2014 YN in our Online Planetarium at the chosen date.
|2023 Dec 03||19h 10m 18s||-21° 43’ 27”||27.76||Sagittarius|
|2023 Dec 04||19h 15m 25s||-21° 34’ 19”||27.77||Sagittarius|
|2023 Dec 05||19h 20m 33s||-21° 24’ 39”||27.77||Sagittarius|
|2023 Dec 06||19h 25m 37s||-21° 14’ 26”||27.78||Sagittarius|
|2023 Dec 07||19h 30m 42s||-21° 03’ 38”||27.79||Sagittarius|
|2023 Dec 08||19h 35m 44s||-20° 52’ 19”||27.79||Sagittarius|
|2023 Dec 09||19h 40m 46s||-20° 40’ 28”||27.80||Sagittarius|
|2023 Dec 10||19h 45m 47s||-20° 28’ 08”||27.81||Sagittarius|
|2023 Dec 11||19h 50m 44s||-20° 15’ 15”||27.81||Sagittarius|
|2023 Dec 12||19h 55m 42s||-20° 01’ 54”||27.82||Sagittarius|
|2023 Dec 13||20h 00m 38s||-19° 48’ 05”||27.83||Sagittarius|
|2023 Dec 14||20h 05m 31s||-19° 33’ 47”||27.83||Sagittarius|
|2023 Dec 15||20h 10m 24s||-19° 19’ 00”||27.84||Capricornus|
|2023 Dec 16||20h 15m 15s||-19° 03’ 48”||27.85||Capricornus|