Asteroid (NEO) 2019 DP
The current Right Ascension of Asteroid (NEO) 2019 DP is 16h 20m 20s and the Declination is -27° 32’ 56” (topocentric coordinates computed for the selected location: Greenwich, United Kingdom ). The current magnitude of Asteroid (NEO) 2019 DP is 28.03 (JPL).
- 2019 DP is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom .
- Given its current magnitude, 2019 DP is visible only through long exposure photography.
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Asteroid (NEO) 2019 DP Position and Finder Charts
Below we provide Asteroid (NEO) 2019 DP 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) 2019 DP Distance from Earth
The distance of Asteroid (NEO) 2019 DP from Earth is currently 343,290,972 kilometers, equivalent to 2.294758 Astronomical Units. Light takes 19 minutes and 5.0954 seconds to travel from Asteroid (NEO) 2019 DP and arrive to us.
The following chart shows the distance of Asteroid (NEO) 2019 DP 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) 2019 DP to Earth
During the next 10 years, the closest approach of Asteroid (NEO) 2019 DP to Earth happens on Mon Aug 30 2027 at a distance of 0.004174 Astronomical Units, or 624,371 kilometers:
Asteroid (NEO) 2019 DP Brightness and Light Curve
The following chart is the predicted light curve (visual magnitude as a function of time) of Asteroid (NEO) 2019 DP, 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) 2019 DP Orbital Elements
|Perihelion distance||q||0.80589741 AU
|Date of perihelion transit||Tp||2023-May-30 13:12:35
|Next perihelion transit||2024-Jul-09 09:26
|Argument of perihelion||peri||91.040661596429°|
|Longitude of the ascending node||node||336.42575865974°|
Visualization of Asteroid (NEO) 2019 DP Orbit
This 3d orbit diagram is a feature of our 3D Solar System Simulator and shows the orbit of Asteroid (NEO) 2019 DP with respect of the Sun and the orbits of the major planets. The position of Asteroid (NEO) 2019 DP 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) 2019 DP 15 Days Ephemeris
The following table lists the ephemerides of Asteroid (NEO) 2019 DP computed for the past and next 7 days, with a 24 hours interval. Click on each row of the table to locate Asteroid (NEO) 2019 DP in our Online Planetarium at the chosen date.
|2023 Dec 02||15h 56m 59s||-26° 28’ 55”||27.98||Scorpius|
|2023 Dec 03||16h 00m 15s||-26° 38’ 47”||27.99||Scorpius|
|2023 Dec 04||16h 03m 33s||-26° 48’ 21”||27.99||Scorpius|
|2023 Dec 05||16h 06m 51s||-26° 57’ 41”||28.00||Scorpius|
|2023 Dec 06||16h 10m 09s||-27° 06’ 45”||28.01||Scorpius|
|2023 Dec 07||16h 13m 27s||-27° 15’ 33”||28.02||Scorpius|
|2023 Dec 08||16h 16m 46s||-27° 24’ 05”||28.02||Scorpius|
|2023 Dec 09||16h 20m 06s||-27° 32’ 21”||28.03||Scorpius|
|2023 Dec 10||16h 23m 26s||-27° 40’ 20”||28.04||Scorpius|
|2023 Dec 11||16h 26m 47s||-27° 48’ 03”||28.04||Scorpius|
|2023 Dec 12||16h 30m 06s||-27° 55’ 31”||28.05||Scorpius|
|2023 Dec 13||16h 33m 29s||-28° 02’ 42”||28.06||Scorpius|
|2023 Dec 14||16h 36m 50s||-28° 09’ 34”||28.06||Scorpius|
|2023 Dec 15||16h 40m 12s||-28° 16’ 11”||28.07||Scorpius|