Asteroid (NEO) 2022 OB5
The current Right Ascension of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 OB5 is 12h 55m 43s and the Declination is +11° 54’ 44” (topocentric coordinates computed for the selected location: Greenwich, United Kingdom ). The current magnitude of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 OB5 is 27.55 (JPL).
- 2022 OB5 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom .
- Given its current magnitude, 2022 OB5 is visible only through long exposure photography.
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Asteroid (NEO) 2022 OB5 Position and Finder Charts
Below we provide Asteroid (NEO) 2022 OB5 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 OB5 Distance from Earth
The distance of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 OB5 from Earth is currently 12,806,865 kilometers, equivalent to 0.085609 Astronomical Units. Light takes 42.7191 seconds to travel from Asteroid (NEO) 2022 OB5 and arrive to us.
The following chart shows the distance of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 OB5 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 OB5 to Earth
During the next 10 years, the closest approach of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 OB5 to Earth happens on Wed Jan 14 2026 at a distance of 0.004340 Astronomical Units, or 649,221 kilometers:
Asteroid (NEO) 2022 OB5 Brightness and Light Curve
The following chart is the predicted light curve (visual magnitude as a function of time) of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 OB5, 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 OB5 Orbital Elements
|Perihelion distance||q||0.94701231 AU
|Date of perihelion transit||Tp||2022-Nov-10 22:42:23
|Next perihelion transit||2023-Nov-15 04:37
|Argument of perihelion||peri||109.62675428648°|
|Longitude of the ascending node||node||305.09502408615°|
Visualization of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 OB5 Orbit
This 3d orbit diagram is a feature of our 3D Solar System Simulator and shows the orbit of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 OB5 with respect of the Sun and the orbits of the major planets. The position of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 OB5 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 OB5 15 Days Ephemeris
The following table lists the ephemerides of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 OB5 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 OB5 in our Online Planetarium at the chosen date.
|2023 Nov 29||12h 53m 34s||+16° 13’ 10”||27.71||Coma|
|2023 Nov 30||12h 53m 35s||+15° 41’ 08”||27.69||Coma|
|2023 Dec 01||12h 53m 41s||+15° 08’ 54”||27.67||Coma|
|2023 Dec 02||12h 53m 53s||+14° 36’ 33”||27.64||Coma|
|2023 Dec 03||12h 54m 06s||+14° 04’ 05”||27.62||Coma|
|2023 Dec 04||12h 54m 25s||+13° 31’ 30”||27.60||Coma|
|2023 Dec 05||12h 54m 47s||+12° 58’ 50”||27.58||Virgo|
|2023 Dec 06||12h 55m 14s||+12° 26’ 08”||27.57||Virgo|
|2023 Dec 07||12h 55m 44s||+11° 53’ 21”||27.55||Virgo|
|2023 Dec 08||12h 56m 16s||+11° 20’ 35”||27.53||Virgo|
|2023 Dec 09||12h 56m 52s||+10° 47’ 47”||27.51||Virgo|
|2023 Dec 10||12h 57m 30s||+10° 14’ 58”||27.50||Virgo|
|2023 Dec 11||12h 58m 12s||+09° 42’ 11”||27.48||Virgo|
|2023 Dec 12||12h 58m 55s||+09° 09’ 24”||27.46||Virgo|