Asteroid (4) Vesta at magnitude +7.7 will pass close to the magnitude +5.3 star HD 62285 at ~01:00 UT, 8th April 2017
Asteroid (4) Vesta is stationary, resuming prograde motion, on the 6th March 2017.
Asteroid (4) Vesta is ~3.1° from Pollux at ~18:50 UT, 3rd February 2017.
Asteroid Vesta passing the star HD 63333
Asteroid 4 Vesta is at perigee on the 20th January 2017.
The asteroid is currently passing HD 65757 (the star included in the finder circle).
Distance to Earth: 1.523 AU
Distance to Sun: 2.506 AU
Asteroid (4) Vesta is at Opposition in the constellation Cancer at ~00:38 UT, 18th January 2017. Magnitude: 6.2 Distance to Earth: 1.523 AU Distance to Sun: 2.506 AU
Asteroid 4 Vesta is stationary, assuming retrograde motion, at ~03:15 UT, 2nd December 2016
Asteroid (4) Vesta makes its closest approach to the Earth (1.427 AU) in the constellation Cetus on the 24th September 2015