The asteroid 230 Athamantis

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From Fairfield , 230 Athamantis is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 18:47 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 44° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 21:06, 56° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 01:39, when it sinks below 21° above your western horizon.

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Name 230 Athamantis
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Canis Minor
Magnitude:11.12 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):7.30 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:07h41m [1]
Declination:+07°29' [1]
Distance:1.60 AU
13.34 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.38 AU
Longitude ascending node:239.85°
Argument of perihelion:140.09°
Epoch of elements:21 February 2020
Mean Anomaly at epoch:103.64°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.24 AU
Aphelion:2.53 AU
Orbital period:3.68 years




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