The asteroid 230 Athamantis

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From Ashburn (click to change), 230 Athamantis is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 19:22 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 45° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 20:39, 49° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 00:44, when it sinks to 22° above your western horizon.

Name 230 Athamantis
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Aquarius
Magnitude:11.11 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:21h38m [1]
Declination:-00°59' [1]
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:2.38 AU
Eccentricity:0.061389
Inclination:9.45°
Longitude ascending node:239.85°
Argument of perihelion:140.16°
Epoch of elements:30 June 2018
Mean Anomaly at epoch:302.75°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.24 AU
Aphelion:2.53 AU
Orbital period:3.68 years

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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