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Asteroid 349 Dembowska (1892 T)

Asteroid 349 Dembowska (1892 T) is currently in the constellation of Scorpius. The current Right Ascension of Asteroid 349 Dembowska (1892 T) is 16h 24m 13s and the Declination is -26° 39’ 07” (topocentric coordinates computed for the selected location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]). The current magnitude of Asteroid 349 Dembowska (1892 T) is 11.70 (JPL).

Summary of key facts about Asteroid 349 Dembowska (1892 T) [tip: you can also create a Quick Access page for this data if you access it frequently and would like to have a simpler view]:

16h 24m 13s
-26° 39’ 07”
Scorpius
11.70

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Asteroid 349 Dembowska (1892 T) Position and Finder Charts

Below we provide Asteroid 349 Dembowska (1892 T) 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.

Map showing Asteroid 349 Dembowska (1892 T) in Scorpius on October, 23 2020
Field of view: 50x30 degrees
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Map showing Asteroid 349 Dembowska (1892 T) in Scorpius on October, 23 2020
Field of view: 10x6 degrees
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 = visible to the naked eye
 = binocular, brighter than 10th magnitude
= current altitude ≥ 30°   = current altitude < 30°   = below the horizon
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]

Higher precision deep sky finder chart, 60 arcmin wide, showing where Asteroid 349 Dembowska (1892 T) is right now. Click on the image to see a more detailed fullscreen tracker view.

324 Dembowska
RA: 16h 24m 13s
Dec: -26° 39’ 07”
Deep sky finder chart for Asteroid 349 Dembowska (1892 T)
Field of view: 60x40 arcmins
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Asteroid 349 Dembowska (1892 T) Distance from Earth

The distance of Asteroid 349 Dembowska (1892 T) from Earth is currently 559,811,517 kilometers, equivalent to 3.742109 Astronomical Units. Light takes 31 minutes and 7.3302 seconds to travel from Asteroid 349 Dembowska (1892 T) and arrive to us.

559,811,517
3.742109
31 minutes and 7.3302 seconds

The following chart shows the distance of Asteroid 349 Dembowska (1892 T) 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.

Distance of Asteroid 349 Dembowska (1892 T) from Earth between January 2013 and December 2100

The value of the reported distance might be somewhat inaccurate around the times of closest approach for objects passing extremely close to Earth. The value of the distance of 324 Dembowska from Earth is also available as a real time updated value in the Live Position and Data Tracker.

Closest approach of Asteroid 349 Dembowska (1892 T) to Earth

Between January 2013 and December 2100, the closest approach of Asteroid 349 Dembowska (1892 T) to Earth happens on Wed Nov 24 2077 at a distance of 1.740167 Astronomical Units, or 260,325,341 kilometers:

Wed Nov 24 2077
260,325,341
1.740167

NOTE: values for the closest approach are computed with a sampling interval of 1 day.

Asteroid 349 Dembowska (1892 T) brightness

The current visual magnitude of Asteroid 349 Dembowska (1892 T) is 11.70.

11.70

The following chart is the predicted light curve (visual magnitude as a function of time) of Asteroid 349 Dembowska (1892 T), 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.

Predicted magnitude of Asteroid 349 Dembowska (1892 T) between January 2013 and December 2100

Asteroid 349 Dembowska (1892 T) rise and set times

Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

Today's Asteroid 349 Dembowska (1892 T) rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 116.6°
Max altitude: 11.9°
Azimuth: 243.4°

The rise and set times are defined as the time at which the upper limb of Asteroid 349 Dembowska (1892 T) touches the horizon, considering the effect of the atmospheric refraction. As the atmospheric conditions cannot be modeled precisely the times reported here should be considered correct with an approximation of few minutes.

Asteroid 349 Dembowska (1892 T) Orbital Elements

The following table lists the orbital elements of Asteroid 349 Dembowska (1892 T) at epoch 30 May 2020 00:00 UTC (JD: 2459000.5). Source: JPL Small-Body Database

Element Symbol Value
Orbit eccentricity e 0.09152606
Orbit inclination i 8.24561467°
Perihelion distance q 2.65540419 AU
397,242,814 km
Aphelion distance Q 3.19045243 AU
477,284,892 km
Semi-major axis a 2.92292831 AU
437,263,853 km
Orbital period period 5.0000 years
1,825.2639 days
Date of perihelion transit Tp 2022-Apr-22 05:58:42
2,459,691.7491 JD
Argument of perihelion peri 345.54667298698°
Longitude of the ascending node node 32.339736181588°
Mean anomaly M 223.66372883873°
Mean motion n 0.19723175°/day

Visualization of Asteroid 349 Dembowska (1892 T) Orbit

This 3d orbit diagram is a feature of our 3D Solar System Simulator and shows the orbit of Asteroid 349 Dembowska (1892 T) with respect of the Sun and the orbits of the major planets. The position of Asteroid 349 Dembowska (1892 T) 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 349 Dembowska (1892 T)
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Asteroid 349 Dembowska (1892 T) 15 Days Ephemeris

The following table lists the ephemerides of Asteroid 349 Dembowska (1892 T) computed for the past and next 7 days, with a 24 hours interval. Click on each row of the table to locate Asteroid 349 Dembowska (1892 T) in our Online Planetarium at the chosen date.

Date Right AscensionR.A. DeclinationDec. MagnitudeMag Constellation
2020 Oct 16 16h 12m 11s -26° 09’ 51” 11.70 Scorpius
2020 Oct 17 16h 13m 41s -26° 13’ 40” 11.70 Scorpius
2020 Oct 18 16h 15m 11s -26° 17’ 26” 11.70 Scorpius
2020 Oct 19 16h 16m 42s -26° 21’ 12” 11.70 Scorpius
2020 Oct 20 16h 18m 15s -26° 24’ 56” 11.70 Scorpius
2020 Oct 21 16h 19m 46s -26° 28’ 37” 11.70 Scorpius
2020 Oct 22 16h 21m 19s -26° 32’ 18” 11.70 Scorpius
2020 Oct 23 16h 22m 51s -26° 35’ 57” 11.70 Scorpius
2020 Oct 24 16h 24m 24s -26° 39’ 33” 11.70 Scorpius
2020 Oct 25 16h 25m 59s -26° 43’ 06” 11.70 Scorpius
2020 Oct 26 16h 27m 33s -26° 46’ 38” 11.70 Scorpius
2020 Oct 27 16h 29m 07s -26° 50’ 08” 11.70 Scorpius
2020 Oct 28 16h 30m 42s -26° 53’ 35” 11.69 Scorpius
2020 Oct 29 16h 32m 17s -26° 57’ 01” 11.69 Scorpius