The asteroid 230 Athamantis

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From Fairfield , 230 Athamantis will become visible around 21:35 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 26° above your western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 3 hours and 51 minutes after the Sun at 00:04.

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Name 230 Athamantis
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Cancer
Magnitude:12.47 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):7.30 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:08h47m [1]
Declination:+08°47' [1]
Distance:2.66 AU
22.15 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.38 AU
Eccentricity:0.061732
Inclination:9.45°
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

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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