The asteroid 230 Athamantis

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From Ashburn (click to change), 230 Athamantis is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 01:12 (EDT) – 4 hours and 38 minutes before the Sun – and reach an altitude of 35° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 04:33.

Name 230 Athamantis
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Aquarius
Magnitude:11.83 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:21h58m [1]
Declination:-02°15' [1]
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:2.38 AU
Eccentricity:0.061211
Inclination:9.45°
Longitude ascending node:239.85°
Argument of perihelion:139.90°
Epoch of elements:03 September 2017
Mean Anomaly at epoch:222.59°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.24 AU
Aphelion:2.53 AU
Orbital period:3.68 years

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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