7 Iris (Asteroid)

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From Fairfield , 7 Iris is visible between 01:37 and 05:12. It will become accessible around 01:37, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your south-eastern horizon. It will reach its highest point in the sky at 03:25, 26° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible around 05:12 when it sinks below 21° above your south-western horizon.

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Name 7 Iris
Object type Asteroid
Current position
Magnitude:10.32 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):5.63 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:14h50m [1]
Declination:-22°07' [1]
Distance:2.09 AU
17.40 lightmin [1]
Orbital elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.39 AU
Longitude ascending node:259.50°
Argument of perihelion:145.41°
Epoch of elements:25 February 2023
Mean Anomaly at epoch:154.48°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:1.84 AU
Aphelion:2.94 AU
Orbital period:3.69 years
Visibility from Fairfield

All times shown in Fairfield local time.

30 Apr 2023  –  Asteroid 7 Iris at opposition
06 Aug 2024  –  Asteroid 7 Iris at opposition
27 Feb 2026  –  Asteroid 7 Iris at opposition
25 May 2027  –  Asteroid 7 Iris at opposition
12 Oct 2028  –  Asteroid 7 Iris at opposition
30 Mar 2030  –  Asteroid 7 Iris at opposition
22 Jun 2031  –  Asteroid 7 Iris at opposition
31 Dec 2032  –  Asteroid 7 Iris at opposition
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