Asteroid (NEO) 2022 EA6
Asteroid (NEO) 2022 EA6 is currently in the constellation of Taurus. The current Right Ascension of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 EA6 is 03h 34m 07s and the Declination is +19° 01’ 18” (topocentric coordinates computed for the selected location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]). The current magnitude of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 EA6 is 29.10 (JPL).
Today's rise, transit and set times of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 EA6 from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):
- 2022 EA6 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change].
- Right now it is placed in the South direction at an altitude of 57° above the horizon.
- Given its current magnitude, 2022 EA6 is visible only through long exposure photography.
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Asteroid (NEO) 2022 EA6 Position and Finder Charts
Below we provide Asteroid (NEO) 2022 EA6 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.
Field of view: 50x30 degrees
Field of view: 10x6 degrees
Also check out Where is Asteroid (NEO) 2022 EA6?, a page that provides all the information needed to find Asteroid (NEO) 2022 EA6 in the sky and additional links to sky charts.
Asteroid (NEO) 2022 EA6 Distance from Earth
The distance of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 EA6 from Earth is currently 137,623,529 kilometers, equivalent to 0.919956 Astronomical Units. Light takes 7 minutes and 39.0627 seconds to travel from Asteroid (NEO) 2022 EA6 and arrive to us.
The following chart shows the distance of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 EA6 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) 2022 EA6 to Earth
During the next 10 years, the closest approach of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 EA6 to Earth happens on Tue Mar 5 2030 at a distance of 0.009619 Astronomical Units, or 1,439,035 kilometers:
Asteroid (NEO) 2022 EA6 Brightness
The current visual magnitude of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 EA6 is 29.10.
The following chart is the predicted light curve (visual magnitude as a function of time) of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 EA6, 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) 2022 EA6 Orbital Elements
The following table lists the orbital elements of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 EA6 at epoch 24 February 2023 00:00 UTC (JD: 2460000.5). Source: JPL Small-Body Database
|Perihelion distance||q||0.89302349 AU
|Date of perihelion transit||Tp||2023-Feb-27 19:21:41
|Next perihelion transit||2024-Apr-20 06:13
|Argument of perihelion||peri||322.25479678816°|
|Longitude of the ascending node||node||133.41427522464°|
Visualization of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 EA6 Orbit
This 3d orbit diagram is a feature of our 3D Solar System Simulator and shows the orbit of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 EA6 with respect of the Sun and the orbits of the major planets. The position of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 EA6 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!
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Asteroid (NEO) 2022 EA6 15 Days Ephemeris
The following table lists the ephemerides of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 EA6 computed for the past and next 7 days, with a 24 hours interval. Click on each row of the table to locate Asteroid (NEO) 2022 EA6 in our Online Planetarium at the chosen date.
|2023 Mar 13||02h 58m 50s||+16° 36’ 51”||29.11||Aries|
|2023 Mar 14||03h 03m 21s||+16° 56’ 57”||29.11||Aries|
|2023 Mar 15||03h 07m 54s||+17° 16’ 42”||29.10||Aries|
|2023 Mar 16||03h 12m 30s||+17° 36’ 07”||29.10||Aries|
|2023 Mar 17||03h 17m 07s||+17° 55’ 10”||29.10||Aries|
|2023 Mar 18||03h 21m 44s||+18° 13’ 53”||29.10||Aries|
|2023 Mar 19||03h 26m 25s||+18° 32’ 11”||29.10||Taurus|
|2023 Mar 20||03h 31m 05s||+18° 50’ 06”||29.10||Taurus|
|2023 Mar 21||03h 35m 48s||+19° 07’ 36”||29.10||Taurus|
|2023 Mar 22||03h 40m 32s||+19° 24’ 42”||29.10||Taurus|
|2023 Mar 23||03h 45m 17s||+19° 41’ 22”||29.10||Taurus|
|2023 Mar 24||03h 50m 04s||+19° 57’ 36”||29.10||Taurus|
|2023 Mar 25||03h 54m 52s||+20° 13’ 22”||29.10||Taurus|
|2023 Mar 26||03h 59m 43s||+20° 28’ 40”||29.10||Taurus|