Asteroid (NEO) 2020 KQ4
The current Right Ascension of Asteroid (NEO) 2020 KQ4 is 19h 15m 29s and the Declination is -25° 17’ 27” (topocentric coordinates computed for the selected location: Greenwich, United Kingdom ). The current magnitude of Asteroid (NEO) 2020 KQ4 is 29.44 (JPL).
- 2020 KQ4 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom .
- Right now it is placed in the South-South-West direction at an altitude of 11° above the horizon.
- Given its current magnitude, 2020 KQ4 is visible only through long exposure photography.
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Asteroid (NEO) 2020 KQ4 Position and Finder Charts
Below we provide Asteroid (NEO) 2020 KQ4 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 KQ4 Distance from Earth
The distance of Asteroid (NEO) 2020 KQ4 from Earth is currently 279,962,358 kilometers, equivalent to 1.871433 Astronomical Units. Light takes 15 minutes and 33.8539 seconds to travel from Asteroid (NEO) 2020 KQ4 and arrive to us.
The following chart shows the distance of Asteroid (NEO) 2020 KQ4 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 KQ4 to Earth
During the next 10 years, the closest approach of Asteroid (NEO) 2020 KQ4 to Earth happens on Sat May 24 2031 at a distance of 0.009566 Astronomical Units, or 1,431,050 kilometers:
Asteroid (NEO) 2020 KQ4 Brightness and Light Curve
The following chart is the predicted light curve (visual magnitude as a function of time) of Asteroid (NEO) 2020 KQ4, 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 KQ4 Orbital Elements
|Perihelion distance||q||0.92423232 AU
|Date of perihelion transit||Tp||2023-Jul-05 09:31:24
|Next perihelion transit||2024-Aug-10 04:23
|Argument of perihelion||peri||106.82409836407°|
|Longitude of the ascending node||node||60.349898368349°|
Visualization of Asteroid (NEO) 2020 KQ4 Orbit
This 3d orbit diagram is a feature of our 3D Solar System Simulator and shows the orbit of Asteroid (NEO) 2020 KQ4 with respect of the Sun and the orbits of the major planets. The position of Asteroid (NEO) 2020 KQ4 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 KQ4 15 Days Ephemeris
The following table lists the ephemerides of Asteroid (NEO) 2020 KQ4 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 KQ4 in our Online Planetarium at the chosen date.
|2023 Nov 29||18h 45m 47s||-25° 54’ 45”||29.42||Sagittarius|
|2023 Nov 30||18h 49m 42s||-25° 51’ 06”||29.42||Sagittarius|
|2023 Dec 01||18h 53m 36s||-25° 47’ 04”||29.42||Sagittarius|
|2023 Dec 02||18h 57m 30s||-25° 42’ 41”||29.43||Sagittarius|
|2023 Dec 03||19h 01m 23s||-25° 37’ 54”||29.43||Sagittarius|
|2023 Dec 04||19h 05m 16s||-25° 32’ 47”||29.43||Sagittarius|
|2023 Dec 05||19h 09m 07s||-25° 27’ 17”||29.43||Sagittarius|
|2023 Dec 06||19h 12m 57s||-25° 21’ 25”||29.44||Sagittarius|
|2023 Dec 07||19h 16m 49s||-25° 15’ 12”||29.44||Sagittarius|
|2023 Dec 08||19h 20m 38s||-25° 08’ 39”||29.44||Sagittarius|
|2023 Dec 09||19h 24m 26s||-25° 01’ 45”||29.44||Sagittarius|
|2023 Dec 10||19h 28m 14s||-24° 54’ 29”||29.45||Sagittarius|
|2023 Dec 11||19h 32m 02s||-24° 46’ 53”||29.45||Sagittarius|
|2023 Dec 12||19h 35m 48s||-24° 38’ 57”||29.45||Sagittarius|