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Asteroid (NEO) 2019 EA2

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Asteroid (NEO) 2019 EA2 Sky Charts and Coordinates

This is a simplified sky chart, showing where Asteroid (NEO) 2019 EA2 is now with respect to the brightest stars and constellations.

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Asteroid (NEO) 2019 EA2 in Telescopium on March, 22 2019
 = visible to the naked eye
 = binocular, brighter than 10th magnitude
= current altitude ≥ 30°   = current altitude < 30°   = below the horizon
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
20h 55m 16s
-46° 17’ 26”
16.93

Asteroid (NEO) 2019 EA2 Rise and Set Times

Asteroid (NEO) 2019 EA2 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]

Asteroid (NEO) 2019 EA2 Orbit Diagram

This 3d orbit diagram is a feature of our 3D Solar System Simulator and shows the orbit of Asteroid (NEO) 2019 EA2 with respect of the Sun and the orbits of the major planets. The position of Asteroid (NEO) 2019 EA2 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 Asteroid (NEO) 2019 EA2
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Asteroid (NEO) 2019 EA2 Ephemeris

The following table lists the ephemerides of Asteroid (NEO) 2019 EA2 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 EA2 in our Online Planetarium at the chosen date.

Date Right AscensionR.A. DeclinationDec. MagnitudeMag Constellation
2019 Mar 15 15h 52m 13s +17° 10’ 27” 19.77 Serpens
2019 Mar 16 15h 54m 38s +16° 25’ 31” 19.44 Serpens
2019 Mar 17 15h 57m 52s +15° 22’ 46” 19.06 Serpens
2019 Mar 18 16h 02m 31s +13° 49’ 32” 18.61 Serpens
2019 Mar 19 16h 09m 52s +11° 17’ 26” 18.05 Serpens
2019 Mar 20 16h 23m 21s +06° 28’ 49” 17.33 Hercules
2019 Mar 21 16h 56m 02s -05° 31’ 04” 16.40 Ophiucus
2019 Mar 22 19h 34m 36s -45° 22’ 22” 16.36 Telescopium
2019 Mar 23 01h 49m 19s -45° 05’ 38” 19.00 Phoenix
2019 Mar 24 02h 55m 09s -33° 14’ 17” 20.00 Fornax
2019 Mar 25 03h 15m 06s -28° 14’ 38” 21.00 Fornax
2019 Mar 26 03h 24m 32s -25° 35’ 56” 22.00 Fornax
2019 Mar 27 03h 29m 57s -23° 58’ 04” 22.00 Fornax
2019 Mar 28 03h 33m 27s -22° 51’ 29” 23.00 Eridanus

Distance of Asteroid (NEO) 2019 EA2 from Earth

The following chart shows the distance of Asteroid (NEO) 2019 EA2 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.

Distance of Asteroid (NEO) 2019 EA2 from Earth between January 2013 and December 2075

Light Curve of Asteroid (NEO) 2019 EA2

The following chart is the predicted light curve (visual magnitude as a function of time) of Asteroid (NEO) 2019 EA2, 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 Asteroid (NEO) 2019 EA2 between January 2013 and December 2075

Asteroid (NEO) 2019 EA2 Orbital Elements

The following table lists the orbital elements of Asteroid (NEO) 2019 EA2 at epoch 26 April 2019 00:00 UTC (JD: 2458600.5). Source: JPL Small-Body Database

Element Symbol Value
Orbit eccentricity e 0.19819971
Orbit inclination i 6.53830114°
Perihelion distance q 0.67476591 AU
100,943,544 km
Aphelion distance Q 1.00836121 AU
150,848,690 km
Semi-major axis a 0.84156356 AU
125,896,117 km
Orbital period period 0.7700 years
281.9868 days
Date of perihelion transit Tp 2019-Jul-19 17:38:27
2,458,684.2350 JD
Argument of perihelion peri 341.86071524832°
Longitude of the ascending node node 0.36675150817459°
Mean anomaly M 253.09920515469°
Mean motion n 1.27665541°/day
Closest approach to Earth* 2019-Mar-22
Distance of closest approach* 0.00206006 AU
308,181 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.