The asteroid 36 Atalante

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From Cambridge , 36 Atalante will become visible around 17:55 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 53° above your south-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting at 23:03.

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Name 36 Atalante
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Pisces
Magnitude:12.67 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):8.50 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:00h19m [1]
Declination:+15°19' [1]
Distance:1.99 AU
16.52 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.75 AU
Eccentricity:0.304995
Inclination:18.37°
Longitude ascending node:358.21°
Argument of perihelion:47.81°
Epoch of elements:13 November 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:343.03°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:1.91 AU
Aphelion:3.58 AU
Orbital period:4.55 years

Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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