Asteroid (NEO) 2023 FO
Asteroid (NEO) 2023 FO is currently in the constellation of Reticulum. The current Right Ascension of Asteroid (NEO) 2023 FO is 03h 09m 59s and the Declination is -60° 58’ 51” (topocentric coordinates computed for the selected location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]). The current magnitude of Asteroid (NEO) 2023 FO is 21.74 (JPL).
Today's rise, transit and set times of Asteroid (NEO) 2023 FO from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):
Today Asteroid (NEO) 2023 FO is not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
- 2023 FO is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change].
- Given its current magnitude, 2023 FO is visible only through long exposure photography.
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Asteroid (NEO) 2023 FO Position and Finder Charts
Below we provide Asteroid (NEO) 2023 FO 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.
Field of view: 50x30 degrees
Field of view: 10x6 degrees
Also check out Where is Asteroid (NEO) 2023 FO?, a page that provides all the information needed to find Asteroid (NEO) 2023 FO in the sky and additional links to sky charts.
Asteroid (NEO) 2023 FO Distance from Earth
The distance of Asteroid (NEO) 2023 FO from Earth is currently 706,005 kilometers, equivalent to 0.004719 Astronomical Units. Light takes 2.3550 seconds to travel from Asteroid (NEO) 2023 FO and arrive to us.
The following chart shows the distance of Asteroid (NEO) 2023 FO 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) 2023 FO to Earth
During the next 10 years, the closest approach of Asteroid (NEO) 2023 FO to Earth happens on Sun Mar 19 2023 at a distance of 0.002310 Astronomical Units, or 345,563 kilometers:
Asteroid (NEO) 2023 FO Brightness
The current visual magnitude of Asteroid (NEO) 2023 FO is 21.74.
The following chart is the predicted light curve (visual magnitude as a function of time) of Asteroid (NEO) 2023 FO, 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) 2023 FO Orbital Elements
The following table lists the orbital elements of Asteroid (NEO) 2023 FO at epoch 24 February 2023 00:00 UTC (JD: 2460000.5). Source: JPL Small-Body Database
|Perihelion distance||q||0.95085379 AU
|Date of perihelion transit||Tp||2023-Apr-27 19:49:07
|Argument of perihelion||peri||225.20432250765°|
|Longitude of the ascending node||node||357.27216255458°|
Visualization of Asteroid (NEO) 2023 FO Orbit
This 3d orbit diagram is a feature of our 3D Solar System Simulator and shows the orbit of Asteroid (NEO) 2023 FO with respect of the Sun and the orbits of the major planets. The position of Asteroid (NEO) 2023 FO 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!
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Asteroid (NEO) 2023 FO 15 Days Ephemeris
The following table lists the ephemerides of Asteroid (NEO) 2023 FO computed for the past and next 7 days, with a 24 hours interval. Click on each row of the table to locate Asteroid (NEO) 2023 FO in our Online Planetarium at the chosen date.
|2023 Mar 13||11h 36m 03s||+41° 25’ 01”||22.60||Ursa Major|
|2023 Mar 14||11h 32m 27s||+40° 32’ 40”||22.21||Ursa Major|
|2023 Mar 15||11h 27m 20s||+39° 13’ 59”||21.74||Ursa Major|
|2023 Mar 16||11h 19m 35s||+37° 05’ 30”||21.14||Ursa Major|
|2023 Mar 17||11h 06m 25s||+33° 04’ 35”||20.31||Leo Minor|
|2023 Mar 18||10h 39m 51s||+23° 22’ 50”||19.08||Leo Minor|
|2023 Mar 19||09h 22m 38s||-12° 44’ 17”||17.88||Hydra|
|2023 Mar 20||04h 21m 37s||-62° 49’ 03”||20.68||Reticulum|
|2023 Mar 21||01h 27m 02s||-58° 00’ 45”||23.17||Hydrus|
|2023 Mar 22||00h 44m 03s||-53° 39’ 57”||25.00||Phoenix|
|2023 Mar 23||00h 26m 18s||-51° 13’ 50”||25.00||Phoenix|
|2023 Mar 24||00h 16m 42s||-49° 42’ 33”||26.00||Phoenix|
|2023 Mar 25||00h 10m 42s||-48° 39’ 56”||26.00||Phoenix|
|2023 Mar 26||00h 06m 37s||-47° 53’ 53”||27.00||Phoenix|