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NEO TOOLS FOR THE OBSERVER
JPL's Solar System Dynamics Group
have provided the following software tools for the sky observer:
for all bodies in the solar system including comets and asteroids.
Small Body Orbital Elements
provides the orbital elements for numbered asteroids, unnumbered asteroids and comets.
- Given a date, location and region of sky, find all comets and asteroids matching the constraints within the region.
What's Observable Tonight?
- Given an observation date, location and other constraints, find all asteroids and comets that are observable on that night.
Finding Pre-discovery Observations With SkyMorph
NEOs and Life on Earth
NEOs As Future Resources
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