2 Pallas (Asteroid)

Finder chart
Please wait
Loading 0/4
Click and drag to rotate
Mouse wheel to zoom in/out
Touch with mouse to dismiss
Click and drag the chart above to pan around the sky, or use the mouse wheel to zoom. Click to enlarge.

Show information for


From Fairfield , 2 Pallas will become visible around 18:06 (EST), 26° above your south-western horizon, as dusk fades to darkness. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 3 hours and 54 minutes after the Sun at 20:51.

Begin typing the name of a town near to you, and then select the town from the list of options which appear below.
Name 2 Pallas
Object type Asteroid
Current position
Constellation:Aquarius
Magnitude:10.03 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):4.22 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:23h46m [1]
Declination:-10°44' [1]
Distance:3.42 AU
28.43 lightmin [1]
Orbital elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.77 AU
Eccentricity:0.229993
Inclination:34.93°
Longitude ascending node:172.92°
Argument of perihelion:310.70°
Epoch of elements:21 January 2022
Mean Anomaly at epoch:272.48°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.13 AU
Aphelion:3.41 AU
Orbital period:4.61 years
Visibility from Fairfield

All times shown in Fairfield local time.

Events
16 Jan 2023  –  Asteroid 2 Pallas at opposition
17 May 2024  –  Asteroid 2 Pallas at opposition
10 Aug 2025  –  Asteroid 2 Pallas at opposition
04 Oct 2026  –  Asteroid 2 Pallas at opposition
14 Mar 2028  –  Asteroid 2 Pallas at opposition
27 Jun 2029  –  Asteroid 2 Pallas at opposition
31 Aug 2030  –  Asteroid 2 Pallas at opposition
14 Nov 2031  –  Asteroid 2 Pallas at opposition
Printable finder charts

Share

Follow

Fairfield

Latitude:
Longitude:
Timezone:

41.14°N
73.26°W
EST

Color scheme