The asteroid 2 Pallas

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From Fairfield , 2 Pallas is visible between 19:57 and 03:37. It will become accessible around 19:57, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your south-eastern horizon. It will reach its highest point in the sky at 23:47, 46° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible around 03:37 when it sinks below 22° above your south-western horizon.

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Name 2 Pallas
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Magnitude:8.74 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):4.21 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:23h02m [1]
Declination:-02°38' [1]
Distance:2.15 AU
17.91 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.77 AU
Longitude ascending node:172.94°
Argument of perihelion:310.35°
Epoch of elements:27 March 2021
Mean Anomaly at epoch:208.86°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.14 AU
Aphelion:3.41 AU
Orbital period:4.62 years
Visibility from Fairfield

All times shown in Fairfield local time.

11 Sep 2021  –  Asteroid 2 Pallas at opposition
16 Jan 2023  –  Asteroid 2 Pallas at opposition
16 May 2024  –  Asteroid 2 Pallas at opposition
09 Aug 2025  –  Asteroid 2 Pallas at opposition
04 Oct 2026  –  Asteroid 2 Pallas at opposition
13 Mar 2028  –  Asteroid 2 Pallas at opposition
25 Jun 2029  –  Asteroid 2 Pallas at opposition
30 Aug 2030  –  Asteroid 2 Pallas at opposition
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