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Asteroid 349 Dembowska (1892 T)

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Asteroid 349 Dembowska (1892 T) Position

Asteroid 349 Dembowska (1892 T) is currently in the constellation of Libra. The current Right Ascension is 15h 37m 32s and the Declination is -22° 04’ 40”.

15h 37m 32s
-22° 04’ 40”

Simplified sky chart showing where Asteroid 349 Dembowska (1892 T) is right now in the sky with respect to the brightest stars and constellations (see full screen Online Planetarium)

Map showing Asteroid 349 Dembowska (1892 T) in Libra on April, 07 2020
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Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]

Higher precision deep sky finder chart showing where Asteroid 349 Dembowska (1892 T) is right now (view fullscreen)

324 Dembowska
RA: 15h 37m 32s
Dec: -22° 04’ 40”
Deep sky finder chart for Asteroid 349 Dembowska (1892 T)
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Asteroid 349 Dembowska (1892 T) Distance

The distance of Asteroid 349 Dembowska (1892 T) from Earth is currently 346,854,152 kilometers, equivalent to 2.318577 Astronomical Units. Light takes 19 minutes and 16.9809 seconds to travel from Asteroid 349 Dembowska (1892 T) and arrive to us.

346,854,152
2.318577
19 minutes and 16.9809 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 1.74016742 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 10.75.

10.75

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: 112.1°
Max altitude: 16.4°
Azimuth: 247.9°
Asteroid 349 Dembowska (1892 T) is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom

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 Mar 31 15h 40m 11s -21° 54’ 38” 10.87 Libra
2020 Apr 01 15h 39m 53s -21° 56’ 13” 10.85 Libra
2020 Apr 02 15h 39m 34s -21° 57’ 46” 10.84 Libra
2020 Apr 03 15h 39m 15s -21° 59’ 13” 10.82 Libra
2020 Apr 04 15h 38m 53s -22° 00’ 38” 10.80 Libra
2020 Apr 05 15h 38m 29s -22° 01’ 58” 10.79 Libra
2020 Apr 06 15h 38m 04s -22° 03’ 12” 10.77 Libra
2020 Apr 07 15h 37m 38s -22° 04’ 23” 10.75 Libra
2020 Apr 08 15h 37m 10s -22° 05’ 30” 10.74 Libra
2020 Apr 09 15h 36m 42s -22° 06’ 33” 10.72 Libra
2020 Apr 10 15h 36m 12s -22° 07’ 32” 10.70 Libra
2020 Apr 11 15h 35m 40s -22° 08’ 26” 10.69 Libra
2020 Apr 12 15h 35m 08s -22° 09’ 15” 10.67 Libra
2020 Apr 13 15h 34m 35s -22° 10’ 00” 10.65 Libra