Asteroid (NEO) 2022 QX4
Asteroid (NEO) 2022 QX4 is currently in the constellation of Ophiucus. The current Right Ascension of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 QX4 is 17h 23m 35s and the Declination is -23° 11’ 58” (topocentric coordinates computed for the selected location: Greenwich, United Kingdom ). The current magnitude of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 QX4 is 26.40 (JPL).
- 2022 QX4 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom .
- Given its current magnitude, 2022 QX4 is visible only through long exposure photography.
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Asteroid (NEO) 2022 QX4 Position and Finder Charts
Below we provide Asteroid (NEO) 2022 QX4 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) 2022 QX4?, a page that provides all the information needed to find Asteroid (NEO) 2022 QX4 in the sky and additional links to sky charts.
Asteroid (NEO) 2022 QX4 Distance from Earth
The distance of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 QX4 from Earth is currently 106,975,105 kilometers, equivalent to 0.715084 Astronomical Units. Light takes 5 minutes and 56.8305 seconds to travel from Asteroid (NEO) 2022 QX4 and arrive to us.
The following chart shows the distance of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 QX4 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 QX4 to Earth
During the next 10 years, the closest approach of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 QX4 to Earth happens on Sun Sep 7 2031 at a distance of 0.009336 Astronomical Units, or 1,396,612 kilometers:
Asteroid (NEO) 2022 QX4 Brightness and Light Curve
The following chart is the predicted light curve (visual magnitude as a function of time) of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 QX4, 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 QX4 Orbital Elements
|Perihelion distance||q||0.33747564 AU
|Date of perihelion transit||Tp||2023-Jun-27 08:39:16
|Next perihelion transit||2024-Jan-18 15:46
|Argument of perihelion||peri||176.07535987034°|
|Longitude of the ascending node||node||335.56599159342°|
Visualization of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 QX4 Orbit
This 3d orbit diagram is a feature of our 3D Solar System Simulator and shows the orbit of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 QX4 with respect of the Sun and the orbits of the major planets. The position of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 QX4 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 QX4 15 Days Ephemeris
The following table lists the ephemerides of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 QX4 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 QX4 in our Online Planetarium at the chosen date.
|2023 Sep 27||16h 54m 12s||-22° 37’ 18”||26.32||Ophiucus|
|2023 Sep 28||16h 58m 22s||-22° 43’ 24”||26.33||Ophiucus|
|2023 Sep 29||17h 02m 26s||-22° 49’ 02”||26.34||Ophiucus|
|2023 Sep 30||17h 06m 29s||-22° 54’ 14”||26.35||Ophiucus|
|2023 Oct 01||17h 10m 27s||-22° 58’ 57”||26.36||Ophiucus|
|2023 Oct 02||17h 14m 23s||-23° 03’ 15”||26.38||Ophiucus|
|2023 Oct 03||17h 18m 16s||-23° 07’ 06”||26.39||Ophiucus|
|2023 Oct 04||17h 22m 06s||-23° 10’ 36”||26.40||Ophiucus|
|2023 Oct 05||17h 25m 54s||-23° 13’ 41”||26.41||Ophiucus|
|2023 Oct 06||17h 29m 38s||-23° 16’ 23”||26.42||Ophiucus|
|2023 Oct 07||17h 33m 19s||-23° 18’ 45”||26.43||Ophiucus|
|2023 Oct 08||17h 36m 59s||-23° 20’ 45”||26.44||Ophiucus|
|2023 Oct 09||17h 40m 35s||-23° 22’ 27”||26.45||Ophiucus|
|2023 Oct 10||17h 44m 08s||-23° 23’ 48”||26.46||Sagittarius|