Asteroid-Asteroid Appulses - 2022 December


All dates and times are Universal Time
Positions are geocentric J2000 and include planetary perturbations and proper motion
The first asteroid in the pair is the brighter of the two
Separations are in arcseconds, Position Angle is from the brighter asteroid to the fainter
Calculations by Brian D. Warner
 
Asteroid < mag 16; Elong from Sun > 45

Ast 1:   Asteroid 1 Number
Name 1:  Asteroid 1 Name
Ast 2:   Asteroid 2 Number
Name 2:  Asteroid 2 Name
RA:      Asteroid 1 RA
Dec:     Asteroid 1 Declination
Mag 1:   Asteroid 1 V magnitude
Mag 2:   Asteroid 2 V magnitude
Sep:     Separation, arcsec
PA:      Position Angle, Ast 1 to Ast 2
         0 = North, 90 = East, 180 = South, 270 = West
SE:      Angular separation between Sun and Ast 1
ME:      Angular separation between Moon and Ast 1
MP:      Moon Phase
         0 = New, 0.5 = Quarter, 1 = Full. + = Waxing; – = Waning

Date    UT     Ast 1   Name 1                 Ast 2   Name 2                    RA           Dec      Mag1  Mag2  Sep  PA   SE   ME     MP  
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12/02  18:08     1285  Julietta                 3063  Makhaon                  05 18.72     +30 34.8  15.1  15.5  288  183  122   74   0.730
12/03  00:57     3109  Machin                   1749  Telamon                  03 45.60     +27 38.1  15.8  16.0  152    0  122   50   0.756
12/03  11:29    22106  Tomokoarai               3120  Dangrania                04 44.58     +12 04.4  15.3  15.9  691  283  105   54   0.795
12/03  23:03     5875  Kuga                    50656  2000 EM94                04 55.35     +28 54.4  15.3  15.9  872   67  121   53   0.834
12/04  02:16    25528  1999 XP126              11307  Erikolsson               04 16.70     +27 50.7  15.8  16.0  294   68  121   43   0.844
12/04  10:40      396  Aeolia                   1903  Adzhimushkaj             09 38.58     +11 28.0  15.6  15.8  397  134   94  114   0.869
12/04  10:43      401  Ottilia                   974  Lioba                    11 43.01     +07 20.4  15.5  15.8  428  187   88  144   0.870
12/04  17:34      714  Ulula                    3647  Dermott                  05 17.22     +13 34.9  12.2  15.6  672  275  105   47   0.889
12/04  18:56      570  Kythera                   586  Thekla                   11 26.33     +01 49.5  15.3  15.0  263   24   83  138   0.892
12/04  18:58      117  Lomia                    1719  Jens                     05 44.07     +45 21.4  12.5  14.9  255  297  135   57   0.892
12/04  21:29      260  Huberta                   880  Herba                    07 45.30     +14 00.6  14.9  16.0  586  300  100   80   0.899
12/04  21:44      477  Italia                   1478  Vihuri                   08 14.26     +27 29.1  14.7  15.9  258  227  112   84   0.900
12/05  08:43      606  Brangane                  538  Friederike               20 15.42     -19 24.8  15.2  15.3   12  136   76  100   0.926
12/05  19:30        9  Metis                     559  Nanon                    20 58.35     -22 07.5  11.5  15.1  530  127   74   96   0.948
12/05  21:06       90  Antiope                    35  Leukothea                21 32.40     -16 43.9  13.6  14.9  854  172   81   88   0.951
12/06  18:02      407  Arachne                   541  Deborah                  21 34.47     -08 41.5  14.2  15.7   68  145   89   95   0.981
12/07  07:52      726  Joella                   1902  Shaposhnikov             03 20.24     +18 03.2  13.2  15.1  351  266  114   13   0.993
12/07  20:18      224  Oceana                    665  Sabine                   06 41.35     +31 50.7  12.8  14.2    6  248  120   28   0.999
12/08  14:48      376  Geometria                2909  Hoshi-no-ie              07 16.88     +25 51.4  13.6  15.8  725  116  113   26  -0.996
12/08  16:59       17  Thetis                    194  Prokne                   12 31.65     +00 13.2  12.9  13.8   17   36   81  105  -0.995
12/09  00:58      689  Zita                     4834  Thoas                    03 44.13     +08 58.8  14.7  15.7  163  304  104   34  -0.991
12/09  05:34     1565  Lemaitre                 2487  Juhani                   04 43.46     +27 37.6  13.7  15.3  840  271  120   16  -0.987
12/10  11:02     1989  Tatry                   64968  2002 AW2                 05 30.45     +34 53.6  15.3  15.8  678   70  125   21  -0.949
12/10  11:37      261  Prymno                    628  Christine                09 17.54     +17 24.8  13.2  14.0  331   39  100   33  -0.948
12/10  13:37     4649  Sumoto                   4373  Crespo                   03 03.03     +07 22.2  15.2  15.8  646  227  104   61  -0.945
12/10  20:04       37  Fides                     334  Chicago                  21 18.02     -17 12.4  12.8  14.5  168  333   80  151  -0.932
12/10  23:14    66875  1999 VY52                1484  Postrema                 04 26.68     +21 16.9  14.9  15.2   97   72  115   42  -0.926
12/12  08:24      726  Joella                   1143  Odysseus                 03 17.75     +17 05.8  13.4  15.3  778  270  113   75  -0.845
12/12  15:33      164  Eva                      3959  Irwin                    04 10.22     +16 28.4  11.2  15.8  591  250  110   67  -0.824
12/14  04:51      478  Tergeste                 1460  Haltia                   03 07.46     +15 25.9  12.5  15.5  762   86  111   99  -0.701
12/15  15:57      585  Bilkis                   7783  1994 JD                  05 23.47     +10 01.9  13.3  15.8  825   70  101   86  -0.567
12/15  23:08      748  Simeisa                  1030  Vitja                    13 05.53     -09 11.9  15.9  15.9  368    1   72   30  -0.539
12/16  08:14      216  Kleopatra                1291  Phryne                   23 29.64     +00 41.7  11.3  15.8  423  182  100  173  -0.501
12/16  17:29      455  Bruchsalia               1605  Milankovitch             01 22.53     -01 00.7  12.5  15.4  230  117   97  159  -0.463
12/16  23:19      750  Oskar                    1162  Larissa                  05 35.56     +25 08.6  14.7  15.5  411  198  116   97  -0.439
12/17  17:30     1565  Lemaitre                 2797  Teucer                   04 35.04     +24 06.4  14.1  15.5  806   96  117  121  -0.363
12/18  05:24     1690  Mayrhofer                1965  van de Kamp              02 36.88     +13 31.7  15.7  15.7  507  265  110  157  -0.314
12/18  15:54      422  Berolina                  334  Chicago                  21 26.17     -16 49.3  14.8  14.5  863  336   80  115  -0.272
12/19  06:44    11043  Pepping                195208  2002 DZ3                 05 10.12     +17 32.6  15.9  15.8  422  257  109  134  -0.215
12/19  09:39    41588  2000 SC46                7783  1994 JD                  05 19.39     +11 24.1  15.2  15.8  800  263  103  133  -0.204
12/21  13:42     1728  Goethe Link            195208  2002 DZ3                 05 06.31     +18 47.3  15.2  15.9   14   77  111  165  -0.048
12/21  23:57      479  Caprera                   488  Kreusa                   00 52.45     -05 52.3  13.8  14.0   42  339   93  119  -0.028
12/22  04:48     1087  Arabis                    448  Natalie                  04 20.29     +32 39.3  13.9  15.1  863  303  126  171  -0.021
12/23  05:28      190  Ismene                    114  Kassandra                12 17.00     -02 29.8  14.3  13.0  719   19   79   84  -0.001
12/23  08:07       17  Thetis                    522  Helga                    12 51.19     -01 17.6  12.7  15.8  163  196   80   78   0.000
12/25  10:26      359  Georgia                  1892  Lucienne                 08 39.21     +27 51.2  13.9  15.5  484  291  112  175   0.064
12/27  02:39    66875  1999 VY52                 749  Malzovia                 04 20.64     +16 54.7  15.4  15.6   79  235  110   99   0.194
12/27  22:46     6901  Roybishop                6159  Andreseloy               06 02.06     +34 36.6  15.0  16.0   35  103  124  112   0.277
12/28  00:10      214  Aschera                   577  Rhea                     07 44.29     +25 53.1  12.8  14.7  342   16  112  134   0.283
12/29  17:12      128  Nemesis                  1550  Tito                     00 05.69     -04 57.8  12.6  15.6   51  323   94    5   0.468
12/29  23:40      539  Pamina                    227  Philosophia              23 32.17     +04 05.3  14.6  15.5  746  166  103   15   0.497
12/30  23:48     1016  Anitra                  15362  1996 ED                  08 00.52     +32 12.9  14.2  15.8   46  319  117   95   0.604