Asteroid (NEO) 2020 GY1
The current Right Ascension of Asteroid (NEO) 2020 GY1 is 19h 58m 45s and the Declination is -17° 00’ 04” (topocentric coordinates computed for the selected location: Greenwich, United Kingdom ). The current magnitude of Asteroid (NEO) 2020 GY1 is 30.61 (JPL).
- 2020 GY1 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom .
- Given its current magnitude, 2020 GY1 is visible only through long exposure photography.
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Asteroid (NEO) 2020 GY1 Position and Finder Charts
Below we provide Asteroid (NEO) 2020 GY1 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) 2020 GY1 Distance from Earth
The distance of Asteroid (NEO) 2020 GY1 from Earth is currently 342,525,113 kilometers, equivalent to 2.289639 Astronomical Units. Light takes 19 minutes and 2.5408 seconds to travel from Asteroid (NEO) 2020 GY1 and arrive to us.
The following chart shows the distance of Asteroid (NEO) 2020 GY1 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) 2020 GY1 to Earth
During the next 10 years, the closest approach of Asteroid (NEO) 2020 GY1 to Earth happens on Tue Apr 5 2033 at a distance of 0.006218 Astronomical Units, or 930,127 kilometers:
Asteroid (NEO) 2020 GY1 Brightness and Light Curve
The following chart is the predicted light curve (visual magnitude as a function of time) of Asteroid (NEO) 2020 GY1, 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) 2020 GY1 Orbital Elements
|Perihelion distance||q||0.75481336 AU
|Date of perihelion transit||Tp||2022-Dec-30 15:09:00
|Next perihelion transit||2024-Jun-10 08:21
|Argument of perihelion||peri||278.99778459926°|
|Longitude of the ascending node||node||195.56463086866°|
Visualization of Asteroid (NEO) 2020 GY1 Orbit
This 3d orbit diagram is a feature of our 3D Solar System Simulator and shows the orbit of Asteroid (NEO) 2020 GY1 with respect of the Sun and the orbits of the major planets. The position of Asteroid (NEO) 2020 GY1 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) 2020 GY1 15 Days Ephemeris
The following table lists the ephemerides of Asteroid (NEO) 2020 GY1 computed for the past and next 7 days, with a 24 hours interval. Click on each row of the table to locate Asteroid (NEO) 2020 GY1 in our Online Planetarium at the chosen date.
|2023 Dec 02||19h 41m 03s||-17° 33’ 06”||30.65||Sagittarius|
|2023 Dec 03||19h 43m 17s||-17° 29’ 22”||30.64||Sagittarius|
|2023 Dec 04||19h 45m 30s||-17° 25’ 32”||30.64||Sagittarius|
|2023 Dec 05||19h 47m 44s||-17° 21’ 33”||30.63||Sagittarius|
|2023 Dec 06||19h 49m 59s||-17° 17’ 26”||30.63||Sagittarius|
|2023 Dec 07||19h 52m 13s||-17° 13’ 10”||30.63||Sagittarius|
|2023 Dec 08||19h 54m 28s||-17° 08’ 47”||30.62||Sagittarius|
|2023 Dec 09||19h 56m 44s||-17° 04’ 14”||30.62||Sagittarius|
|2023 Dec 10||19h 58m 59s||-16° 59’ 34”||30.61||Sagittarius|
|2023 Dec 11||20h 01m 14s||-16° 54’ 45”||30.60||Sagittarius|
|2023 Dec 12||20h 03m 30s||-16° 49’ 47”||30.60||Sagittarius|
|2023 Dec 13||20h 05m 48s||-16° 44’ 42”||30.59||Sagittarius|
|2023 Dec 14||20h 08m 04s||-16° 39’ 26”||30.59||Capricornus|
|2023 Dec 15||20h 10m 22s||-16° 34’ 05”||30.58||Capricornus|