471 Papagena (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 San Diego , 471 Papagena is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 02:45 (PST) – 3 hours and 33 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 24° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 05:20.

Begin typing the name of a town near to you, and then select the town from the list of options which appear below.
Name 471 Papagena
Object type Asteroid
Current position
Computed for:26 February 2024
Right ascension:18h22m [1]
Declination:-22°23' [1]
Constellation:Sagittarius
Magnitude:12.59 (V) [1]
Distance:3.67 AU
30.53 lightmin [1]
Angular motion (speed):8.12 arcmin/day[1]
Angular motion (pos ang):282.9°
Orbital elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.89 AU
Eccentricity:0.229080
Inclination:15.02°
Longitude ascending node:83.77°
Argument of perihelion:315.76°
Epoch of elements:22 December 2023
Mean Anomaly at epoch:226.31°
Absolute mag (H):6.32 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.23 AU
Aphelion:3.55 AU
Orbital period:4.91 years
Visibility from San Diego

All times shown in San Diego local time.

Events
11 Nov 2025  –  Asteroid 471 Papagena at opposition
26 Nov 2030  –  Asteroid 471 Papagena at opposition
09 Dec 2035  –  Asteroid 471 Papagena at opposition
20 Dec 2040  –  Asteroid 471 Papagena at opposition
31 Dec 2045  –  Asteroid 471 Papagena at opposition
Printable finder charts

Share

San Diego

Latitude:
Longitude:
Timezone:

32.72°N
117.16°W
PST

Color scheme