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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 Perseus on August, 16 2018
High Precision Live Sky Chart
02h 57m 23s
+35° 54’ 18”
16.24
 = 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: 54.1°
Max altitude: 74.4°
Azimuth: 305.9°

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 Right AscensionR.A. DeclinationDec. MagnitudeMag Constellation
2018 Aug 09 02h 52m 10s +32° 43’ 14” 16.22 Perseus
2018 Aug 10 02h 53m 00s +33° 10’ 14” 16.22 Perseus
2018 Aug 11 02h 53m 48s +33° 37’ 06” 16.23 Perseus
2018 Aug 12 02h 54m 34s +34° 03’ 53” 16.23 Perseus
2018 Aug 13 02h 55m 18s +34° 30’ 33” 16.23 Perseus
2018 Aug 14 02h 55m 59s +34° 57’ 06” 16.23 Perseus
2018 Aug 15 02h 56m 39s +35° 23’ 32” 16.24 Perseus
2018 Aug 16 02h 57m 18s +35° 49’ 51” 16.24 Perseus
2018 Aug 17 02h 57m 52s +36° 16’ 02” 16.24 Perseus
2018 Aug 18 02h 58m 27s +36° 42’ 07” 16.24 Perseus
2018 Aug 19 02h 58m 58s +37° 08’ 03” 16.24 Perseus
2018 Aug 20 02h 59m 26s +37° 33’ 53” 16.24 Perseus
2018 Aug 21 02h 59m 53s +37° 59’ 35” 16.25 Perseus
2018 Aug 22 03h 00m 16s +38° 25’ 08” 16.25 Perseus

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