Asteroid (NEO) 2022 UP6
The current Right Ascension of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 UP6 is 17h 46m 28s and the Declination is -28° 32’ 51” (topocentric coordinates computed for the selected location: Greenwich, United Kingdom ). The current magnitude of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 UP6 is 30.29 (JPL).
- 2022 UP6 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom .
- Given its current magnitude, 2022 UP6 is visible only through long exposure photography.
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Asteroid (NEO) 2022 UP6 Position and Finder Charts
Below we provide Asteroid (NEO) 2022 UP6 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 UP6 Distance from Earth
The distance of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 UP6 from Earth is currently 267,982,001 kilometers, equivalent to 1.791349 Astronomical Units. Light takes 14 minutes and 53.8917 seconds to travel from Asteroid (NEO) 2022 UP6 and arrive to us.
The following chart shows the distance of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 UP6 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 UP6 to Earth
During the next 10 years, the closest approach of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 UP6 to Earth happens on Thu Oct 15 2026 at a distance of 0.006718 Astronomical Units, or 1,004,947 kilometers:
Asteroid (NEO) 2022 UP6 Brightness and Light Curve
The following chart is the predicted light curve (visual magnitude as a function of time) of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 UP6, 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 UP6 Orbital Elements
|Perihelion distance||q||0.88573304 AU
|Date of perihelion transit||Tp||2022-Aug-27 15:17:49
|Next perihelion transit||2023-Dec-27 12:28
|Argument of perihelion||peri||298.72127144924°|
|Longitude of the ascending node||node||22.490598513821°|
Visualization of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 UP6 Orbit
This 3d orbit diagram is a feature of our 3D Solar System Simulator and shows the orbit of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 UP6 with respect of the Sun and the orbits of the major planets. The position of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 UP6 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 UP6 15 Days Ephemeris
The following table lists the ephemerides of Asteroid (NEO) 2022 UP6 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 UP6 in our Online Planetarium at the chosen date.
|2023 Nov 24||17h 10m 36s||-28° 00’ 34”||30.33||Ophiucus|
|2023 Nov 25||17h 15m 25s||-28° 07’ 00”||30.32||Ophiucus|
|2023 Nov 26||17h 20m 17s||-28° 12’ 50”||30.32||Ophiucus|
|2023 Nov 27||17h 25m 09s||-28° 18’ 01”||30.31||Ophiucus|
|2023 Nov 28||17h 30m 05s||-28° 22’ 32”||30.30||Ophiucus|
|2023 Nov 29||17h 35m 00s||-28° 26’ 26”||30.30||Ophiucus|
|2023 Nov 30||17h 39m 59s||-28° 29’ 39”||30.29||Ophiucus|
|2023 Dec 01||17h 44m 57s||-28° 32’ 11”||30.29||Sagittarius|
|2023 Dec 02||17h 49m 58s||-28° 34’ 00”||30.28||Sagittarius|
|2023 Dec 03||17h 54m 59s||-28° 35’ 09”||30.27||Sagittarius|
|2023 Dec 04||18h 00m 02s||-28° 35’ 36”||30.27||Sagittarius|
|2023 Dec 05||18h 05m 06s||-28° 35’ 20”||30.27||Sagittarius|
|2023 Dec 06||18h 10m 09s||-28° 34’ 19”||30.26||Sagittarius|
|2023 Dec 07||18h 15m 15s||-28° 32’ 36”||30.26||Sagittarius|