Asteroid (NEO) 2022 LY1
The current Right Ascension of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 LY1 is 13h 51m 47s and the Declination is -10° 39’ 24” (topocentric coordinates computed for the selected location: Greenwich, United Kingdom ). The current magnitude of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 LY1 is 30.93 (JPL).
- 2022 LY1 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom .
- Given its current magnitude, 2022 LY1 is visible only through long exposure photography.
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Asteroid (NEO) 2022 LY1 Position and Finder Charts
Below we provide Asteroid (NEO) 2022 LY1 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) 2022 LY1 Distance from Earth
The distance of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 LY1 from Earth is currently 319,198,726 kilometers, equivalent to 2.133712 Astronomical Units. Light takes 17 minutes and 44.7323 seconds to travel from Asteroid (NEO) 2022 LY1 and arrive to us.
The following chart shows the distance of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 LY1 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 LY1 to Earth
During the next 10 years, the closest approach of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 LY1 to Earth happens on Tue Jun 12 2029 at a distance of 0.009003 Astronomical Units, or 1,346,883 kilometers:
Asteroid (NEO) 2022 LY1 Brightness and Light Curve
The following chart is the predicted light curve (visual magnitude as a function of time) of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 LY1, 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 LY1 Orbital Elements
|Perihelion distance||q||0.95537972 AU
|Date of perihelion transit||Tp||2022-Jul-16 09:44:36
|Next perihelion transit||2024-Apr-15 13:07
|Argument of perihelion||peri||240.54696275377°|
|Longitude of the ascending node||node||60.282133736724°|
Visualization of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 LY1 Orbit
This 3d orbit diagram is a feature of our 3D Solar System Simulator and shows the orbit of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 LY1 with respect of the Sun and the orbits of the major planets. The position of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 LY1 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) 2022 LY1 15 Days Ephemeris
The following table lists the ephemerides of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 LY1 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 LY1 in our Online Planetarium at the chosen date.
|2023 Nov 24||13h 30m 54s||-08° 38’ 49”||31.00||Virgo|
|2023 Nov 25||13h 33m 33s||-08° 54’ 30”||30.99||Virgo|
|2023 Nov 26||13h 36m 14s||-09° 10’ 10”||30.98||Virgo|
|2023 Nov 27||13h 38m 54s||-09° 25’ 50”||30.98||Virgo|
|2023 Nov 28||13h 41m 36s||-09° 41’ 30”||30.97||Virgo|
|2023 Nov 29||13h 44m 21s||-09° 57’ 07”||30.96||Virgo|
|2023 Nov 30||13h 47m 04s||-10° 12’ 45”||30.95||Virgo|
|2023 Dec 01||13h 49m 50s||-10° 28’ 21”||30.94||Virgo|
|2023 Dec 02||13h 52m 36s||-10° 43’ 54”||30.93||Virgo|
|2023 Dec 03||13h 55m 23s||-10° 59’ 27”||30.92||Virgo|
|2023 Dec 04||13h 58m 12s||-11° 14’ 58”||30.91||Virgo|
|2023 Dec 05||14h 01m 00s||-11° 30’ 28”||30.90||Virgo|
|2023 Dec 06||14h 03m 51s||-11° 45’ 55”||30.89||Virgo|
|2023 Dec 07||14h 06m 42s||-12° 01’ 18”||30.88||Virgo|