Asteroid (NEO) 2021 CD
Asteroid (NEO) 2021 CD is currently in the constellation of Leo. The current Right Ascension of Asteroid (NEO) 2021 CD is 11h 17m 13s and the Declination is +05° 49’ 18” (topocentric coordinates computed for the selected location: Greenwich, United Kingdom ). The current magnitude of Asteroid (NEO) 2021 CD is 29.56 (JPL).
- 2021 CD is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom .
- Right now it is placed in the South-South-West direction at an altitude of 44° above the horizon.
- Given its current magnitude, 2021 CD is visible only through long exposure photography.
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Asteroid (NEO) 2021 CD Position and Finder Charts
Below we provide Asteroid (NEO) 2021 CD 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.
Also check out Where is Asteroid (NEO) 2021 CD?, a page that provides all the information needed to find Asteroid (NEO) 2021 CD in the sky and additional links to sky charts.
Asteroid (NEO) 2021 CD Distance from Earth
The distance of Asteroid (NEO) 2021 CD from Earth is currently 300,658,243 kilometers, equivalent to 2.009776 Astronomical Units. Light takes 16 minutes and 42.8879 seconds to travel from Asteroid (NEO) 2021 CD and arrive to us.
The following chart shows the distance of Asteroid (NEO) 2021 CD 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) 2021 CD to Earth
During the next 10 years, the closest approach of Asteroid (NEO) 2021 CD to Earth happens on Sat Jan 29 2028 at a distance of 0.010620 Astronomical Units, or 1,588,731 kilometers:
Asteroid (NEO) 2021 CD Brightness and Light Curve
The following chart is the predicted light curve (visual magnitude as a function of time) of Asteroid (NEO) 2021 CD, 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) 2021 CD Orbital Elements
|Perihelion distance||q||0.42807532 AU
|Date of perihelion transit||Tp||2023-May-23 16:03:58
|Next perihelion transit||2024-Jan-11 03:41
|Argument of perihelion||peri||202.72226355181°|
|Longitude of the ascending node||node||129.21323994488°|
Visualization of Asteroid (NEO) 2021 CD Orbit
This 3d orbit diagram is a feature of our 3D Solar System Simulator and shows the orbit of Asteroid (NEO) 2021 CD with respect of the Sun and the orbits of the major planets. The position of Asteroid (NEO) 2021 CD 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) 2021 CD 15 Days Ephemeris
The following table lists the ephemerides of Asteroid (NEO) 2021 CD computed for the past and next 7 days, with a 24 hours interval. Click on each row of the table to locate Asteroid (NEO) 2021 CD in our Online Planetarium at the chosen date.
|2023 Sep 16||10h 53m 44s||+08° 02’ 27”||29.53||Leo|
|2023 Sep 17||10h 56m 53s||+07° 45’ 00”||29.54||Leo|
|2023 Sep 18||11h 00m 01s||+07° 27’ 26”||29.54||Leo|
|2023 Sep 19||11h 03m 09s||+07° 09’ 47”||29.55||Leo|
|2023 Sep 20||11h 06m 16s||+06° 52’ 01”||29.55||Leo|
|2023 Sep 21||11h 09m 25s||+06° 34’ 09”||29.55||Leo|
|2023 Sep 22||11h 12m 33s||+06° 16’ 13”||29.55||Leo|
|2023 Sep 23||11h 15m 42s||+05° 58’ 09”||29.56||Leo|
|2023 Sep 24||11h 18m 51s||+05° 40’ 01”||29.56||Leo|
|2023 Sep 25||11h 21m 59s||+05° 21’ 47”||29.56||Leo|
|2023 Sep 26||11h 25m 08s||+05° 03’ 27”||29.56||Leo|
|2023 Sep 27||11h 28m 17s||+04° 45’ 02”||29.56||Leo|
|2023 Sep 28||11h 31m 26s||+04° 26’ 30”||29.56||Leo|
|2023 Sep 29||11h 34m 35s||+04° 07’ 54”||29.56||Leo|