The asteroid 579 Sidonia

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 Fairfield , 579 Sidonia is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is no higher than 4° above the horizon at dusk.

Begin typing the name of a town near to you, and then select the town from the list of options which appear below.
Name 579 Sidonia
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Cetus
Magnitude:13.62 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):7.90 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:00h04m [1]
Declination:-08°31' [1]
Distance:3.74 AU
31.10 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:3.01 AU
Eccentricity:0.077611
Inclination:11.02°
Longitude ascending node:82.65°
Argument of perihelion:228.33°
Epoch of elements:21 February 2020
Mean Anomaly at epoch:46.56°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.78 AU
Aphelion:3.25 AU
Orbital period:5.23 years

Fairfield

Latitude:
Longitude:
Timezone:

41.14°N
73.26°W
EST

Color scheme