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Asteroid 3552 Don Quixote (1983 SA)

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Asteroid 3552 Don Quixote (1983 SA) Sky Charts and Coordinates

This is a simplified sky chart, showing where Asteroid 3552 Don Quixote (1983 SA) is now with respect to the brightest stars and constellations.

More advanced sky charts are available on TheSkyLive for this object: 1) the Online Planetarium which is interactive and allows to select dates and additional objects to visualize; and 2) the Live Position and Data Tracker which provides the highest precision position data and features deep sky imagery from the Digitized Sky Survey.

Asteroid 3552 Don Quixote (1983 SA) in Hydra on November, 22 2017
High Precision Live Sky Chart
13h 54m 30s
-26° 47’ 26”
17.89
 = visible to the naked eye
 = binocular, brighter than 10th magnitude
= current altitude ≥ 30°   = current altitude < 30°   = below the horizon
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]

Asteroid 3552 Don Quixote (1983 SA) Rise and Set Times

Today's Asteroid 3552 Don Quixote (1983 SA) rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. All times are relative to the local timezone Europe/London.

Azimuth: 116.8°
Max altitude: 11.7°
Azimuth: 243.2°

Asteroid 3552 Don Quixote (1983 SA) Ephemeris

The following table lists the ephemerides of Asteroid 3552 Don Quixote (1983 SA) computed for the past and next 7 days, with a 24 hours interval. Click on each row of the table to locate Asteroid 3552 Don Quixote (1983 SA) in our Online Planetarium at the chosen date.

Date MagnitudeMag Right AscensionR.A. DeclinationDec. Constellation
2017 Nov 15 17.95 13h 41m 20s -24° 57’ 29” Hydra
2017 Nov 16 17.94 13h 43m 09s -25° 13’ 00” Hydra
2017 Nov 17 17.93 13h 45m 02s -25° 28’ 36” Hydra
2017 Nov 18 17.93 13h 46m 54s -25° 44’ 13” Hydra
2017 Nov 19 17.92 13h 48m 47s -25° 59’ 57” Hydra
2017 Nov 20 17.91 13h 50m 40s -26° 15’ 42” Hydra
2017 Nov 21 17.90 13h 52m 36s -26° 31’ 32” Hydra
2017 Nov 22 17.89 13h 54m 30s -26° 47’ 26” Hydra
2017 Nov 23 17.88 13h 56m 27s -27° 03’ 24” Hydra
2017 Nov 24 17.87 13h 58m 24s -27° 19’ 23” Hydra
2017 Nov 25 17.87 14h 00m 24s -27° 35’ 27” Hydra
2017 Nov 26 17.86 14h 02m 23s -27° 51’ 35” Hydra
2017 Nov 27 17.85 14h 04m 23s -28° 07’ 46” Hydra
2017 Nov 28 17.84 14h 06m 25s -28° 24’ 02” Hydra

Distance of Asteroid 3552 Don Quixote (1983 SA) from Earth

The following chart shows the distance of Asteroid 3552 Don Quixote (1983 SA) from Earth as a function of time. Distance data is measured in Astronomical Units and sampled with a 2 days interval.

The reported distances might be inaccurate around the times of closest approach for objects passing extremely close to Earth. The value of the distance of 3552 Don Quixote (1983 SA) is also available as a real time updated value in the Live Position and Data Tracker.

Distance of Asteroid 3552 Don Quixote (1983 SA) from Earth between January 2013 and December 2075

Light Curve of Asteroid 3552 Don Quixote (1983 SA)

The following chart is the predicted light curve (visual magnitude as a function of time) of Asteroid 3552 Don Quixote (1983 SA), 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 3552 Don Quixote (1983 SA) between January 2013 and December 2075