The asteroid 409 Aspasia

Finder chart
Please wait
Loading 0/4
Click and drag to rotate
Mouse wheel to zoom in/out
Touch with mouse to dismiss
Click and drag the chart above to pan around the sky, or use the mouse wheel to zoom. Click to enlarge.

From Cambridge , 409 Aspasia is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 17:55 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 57° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 19:24, 63° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 00:27, when it sinks below 22° above your western horizon.

Begin typing the name of a town near to you, and then select the town from the list of options which appear below.
Name 409 Aspasia
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Taurus
Magnitude:12.41 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):7.60 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:03h42m [1]
Declination:+16°12' [1]
Distance:2.15 AU
17.92 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.58 AU
Eccentricity:0.072429
Inclination:11.27°
Longitude ascending node:242.15°
Argument of perihelion:353.30°
Epoch of elements:13 November 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:186.91°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.39 AU
Aphelion:2.76 AU
Orbital period:4.13 years

Cambridge

Latitude:
Longitude:
Timezone:

42.38°N
71.11°W
EST

Color scheme