The asteroid 36 Atalante

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From Fairfield , 36 Atalante will become visible around 18:36 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 44° above your western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting at 22:42.

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Name 36 Atalante
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Pisces
Magnitude:12.94 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):8.60 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:01h15m [1]
Declination:+21°54' [1]
Distance:2.24 AU
18.60 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.75 AU
Eccentricity:0.305063
Inclination:18.37°
Longitude ascending node:358.21°
Argument of perihelion:47.81°
Epoch of elements:21 February 2020
Mean Anomaly at epoch:4.67°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:1.91 AU
Aphelion:3.59 AU
Orbital period:4.55 years

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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