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north SunriseRise: 7:48  
clear_day Transit: 11:49  
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Asteroid (NEO) 35396

Altitude: 20.4°   Azimuth: 94.5°   Direction: East

Asteroid (NEO) 35396 is currently in the constellation of Cancer.

The current Right Ascension of Asteroid (NEO) 35396 is 08h 08m 34s and the Declination is +13° 06’ 55” (topocentric coordinates computed for the selected location: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt). The current magnitude of Asteroid (NEO) 35396 is 19.27 (JPL).

08h 08m 34s
+13° 06’ 55”

Today's rise, transit and set times of Asteroid (NEO) 35396 from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 76.9°
Max altitude: 51.6°
Azimuth: 283.1°
  • 35396 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.
  • Right now it is placed in the East direction at an altitude of 20° above the horizon.
  • Given its current magnitude, 35396 is visible only through long exposure photography.
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Asteroid (NEO) 35396 Position and Finder Charts

Below we provide Asteroid (NEO) 35396 finder charts showing where the object is right now in the sky with respect to the brightest stars. The first finder chart has a field of view of 50 degrees, while the second one has a field of view of 10 degrees. Click on each finder chart to access a full screen interactive Online Planetarium.

Finder chart of 35396 in Cancer on December,06 2023
Map showing Asteroid (NEO) 35396 in Cancer on December, 06 2023
Field of view: 50x30 degrees
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Finder chart of 35396
Map showing Asteroid (NEO) 35396 in Cancer on December, 06 2023
Field of view: 10x6 degrees
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Also check out Where is Asteroid (NEO) 35396?, a page that provides all the information needed to find Asteroid (NEO) 35396 in the sky and additional links to sky charts.

Asteroid (NEO) 35396 Distance from Earth

The distance of Asteroid (NEO) 35396 from Earth is currently 140,887,355 kilometers, equivalent to 0.941774 Astronomical Units. Light takes 7 minutes and 49.9496 seconds to travel from Asteroid (NEO) 35396 and arrive to us.

7 minutes and 49.9496 seconds

The following chart shows the distance of Asteroid (NEO) 35396 from Earth as a function of time. In the chart the distance data is measured in Astronomical Units and sampled with an interval of 1 day.

Chart of the distance of Asteroid (NEO) 35396 from Earth in Astronomical Units (au)

The value of the reported distance might be somewhat inaccurate around the times of closest approach for objects passing extremely close to Earth.

Closest Approach of Asteroid (NEO) 35396 to Earth

During the next 10 years, the closest approach of Asteroid (NEO) 35396 to Earth happens on Thu Oct 26 2028 at a distance of 0.006211 Astronomical Units, or 929,226 kilometers:

Thu Oct 26 2028

Asteroid (NEO) 35396 Brightness and Light Curve

The following chart is the predicted light curve (visual magnitude as a function of time) of Asteroid (NEO) 35396, according to the most recent ephemerides data. Magnitude data is sampled with a 2 days interval and there might be inaccuracies for objects changing brightness very rapidly during the course of a few days. For comets there could be large discrepancies between the observed and predicted brightness because of their highly dynamic behaviour.

Chart of the magnitude of Asteroid (NEO) 35396 as a function of time

Asteroid (NEO) 35396 Orbital Elements

The following table lists the orbital elements of Asteroid (NEO) 35396 at epoch 24 February 2023 00:00 UTC (JD: 2460000.5). Source: JPL Small-Body Database

Element Symbol Value
Orbit eccentricity e 0.48370178
Orbit inclination i 4.09944602°
Perihelion distance q 0.74469226 AU
111,404,377 km
Aphelion distance Q 2.14004463 AU
320,146,121 km
Semi-major axis a 1.44236845 AU
215,775,249 km
Orbital period period 1.7323 years
632.7217 days
Date of perihelion transit Tp 2023-Jun-26 21:37:04
2,460,122.4007 JD
Next perihelion transit 2025-Mar-20 14:56
2,460,755.1225 JD
Argument of perihelion peri 103.04836515583°
Longitude of the ascending node node 213.65474172954°
Mean anomaly M 290.64207177186°
Mean motion n 0.56897051°/day

Visualization of Asteroid (NEO) 35396 Orbit

This 3d orbit diagram is a feature of our 3D Solar System Simulator and shows the orbit of Asteroid (NEO) 35396 with respect of the Sun and the orbits of the major planets. The position of Asteroid (NEO) 35396 and the planets along their orbits in this diagram accurately represents the current configuration of the objects in the Solar System. This is an experimental feature and it requires a WebGL enabled browser. Please provide us feedback!

Orbit Diagram of Asteroid (NEO) 35396
View Asteroid (NEO) 35396 in the 3D Solar System Simulator

Asteroid (NEO) 35396 15 Days Ephemeris

The following table lists the ephemerides of Asteroid (NEO) 35396 computed for the past and next 7 days, with a 24 hours interval. Click on each row of the table to locate Asteroid (NEO) 35396 in our Online Planetarium at the chosen date.

Date Right AscensionR.A. DeclinationDec. MagnitudeMag Constellation
2023 Nov 29 08h 16m 19s +13° 15’ 57” 19.42 Cancer
2023 Nov 30 08h 15m 33s +13° 14’ 11” 19.41 Cancer
2023 Dec 01 08h 14m 41s +13° 12’ 34” 19.39 Cancer
2023 Dec 02 08h 13m 49s +13° 11’ 11” 19.37 Cancer
2023 Dec 03 08h 12m 51s +13° 09’ 57” 19.35 Cancer
2023 Dec 04 08h 11m 50s +13° 08’ 56” 19.33 Cancer
2023 Dec 05 08h 10m 46s +13° 08’ 05” 19.31 Cancer
2023 Dec 06 08h 09m 39s +13° 07’ 27” 19.29 Cancer
2023 Dec 07 08h 08m 29s +13° 07’ 00” 19.27 Cancer
2023 Dec 08 08h 07m 15s +13° 06’ 46” 19.24 Cancer
2023 Dec 09 08h 05m 58s +13° 06’ 42” 19.22 Cancer
2023 Dec 10 08h 04m 39s +13° 06’ 50” 19.20 Cancer
2023 Dec 11 08h 03m 15s +13° 07’ 09” 19.18 Cancer
2023 Dec 12 08h 01m 49s +13° 07’ 41” 19.16 Cancer