Asteroid (NEO) 2022 SU1
Asteroid (NEO) 2022 SU1 is a Near Earth Object. If you've heard news about a potential impact of this asteroid with the Earth, please check out Will Asteroid Asteroid (NEO) 2022 SU1 Impact Earth?.
Asteroid (NEO) 2022 SU1 is currently in the constellation of Antlia. The current Right Ascension of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 SU1 is 10h 04m 33s and the Declination is -34° 30’ 03” (topocentric coordinates computed for the selected location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]). The current magnitude of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 SU1 is 25.14 (JPL).
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Asteroid (NEO) 2022 SU1 Position and Finder Charts
Below we provide Asteroid (NEO) 2022 SU1 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 SU1 Distance from Earth
The distance of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 SU1 from Earth is currently 5,503,075 kilometers, equivalent to 0.036786 Astronomical Units. Light takes 18.3563 seconds to travel from Asteroid (NEO) 2022 SU1 and arrive to us.
The following chart shows the distance of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 SU1 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 SU1 to Earth
During the next 10 years, the closest approach of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 SU1 to Earth happens on Sun Sep 25 2022 at a distance of 0.010242 Astronomical Units, or 1,532,144 kilometers:
Asteroid (NEO) 2022 SU1 brightness
The following chart is the predicted light curve (visual magnitude as a function of time) of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 SU1, 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 SU1 rise and set times
The rise and set times are defined as the time at which the upper limb of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 SU1 touches the horizon, considering the effect of the atmospheric refraction. As the atmospheric conditions cannot be modeled precisely the times reported here should be considered correct with an approximation of few minutes.
Asteroid (NEO) 2022 SU1 Orbital Elements
|Perihelion distance||q||0.76286979 AU
|Date of perihelion transit||Tp||2022-Nov-17 23:36:54
|Argument of perihelion||peri||259.47941873159°|
|Longitude of the ascending node||node||180.68642053381°|
Visualization of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 SU1 Orbit
This 3d orbit diagram is a feature of our 3D Solar System Simulator and shows the orbit of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 SU1 with respect of the Sun and the orbits of the major planets. The position of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 SU1 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 SU1 15 Days Ephemeris
The following table lists the ephemerides of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 SU1 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 SU1 in our Online Planetarium at the chosen date.
|2022 Sep 23||00h 32m 35s||+11° 23’ 57”||19.38||Pisces|
|2022 Sep 24||01h 06m 42s||+04° 01’ 00”||18.71||Pisces|
|2022 Sep 25||02h 17m 44s||-11° 35’ 57”||18.42||Cetus|
|2022 Sep 26||04h 50m 39s||-35° 01’ 15”||19.28||Caelum|
|2022 Sep 27||07h 39m 06s||-41° 48’ 01”||21.32||Puppis|
|2022 Sep 28||09h 02m 17s||-39° 12’ 54”||23.00||Vela|
|2022 Sep 29||09h 41m 07s||-36° 34’ 09”||24.00||Antlia|
|2022 Sep 30||10h 02m 26s||-34° 40’ 27”||25.00||Antlia|
|2022 Oct 01||10h 15m 46s||-33° 19’ 00”||26.00||Antlia|
|2022 Oct 02||10h 24m 50s||-32° 18’ 28”||26.00||Antlia|
|2022 Oct 03||10h 31m 27s||-31° 31’ 36”||27.00||Antlia|
|2022 Oct 04||10h 36m 29s||-30° 54’ 03”||27.00||Antlia|
|2022 Oct 05||10h 40m 30s||-30° 23’ 03”||28.00||Antlia|
|2022 Oct 06||10h 43m 48s||-29° 56’ 44”||28.00||Hydra|