The asteroid 198 Ampella

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From Fairfield , 198 Ampella is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 18:36 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 45° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 21:18, 63° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 02:15, when it sinks below 22° above your western horizon.

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Name 198 Ampella
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Gemini
Magnitude:12.76 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):8.50 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:07h18m [1]
Declination:+14°27' [1]
Distance:1.84 AU
15.34 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.46 AU
Eccentricity:0.227056
Inclination:9.32°
Longitude ascending node:268.26°
Argument of perihelion:89.16°
Epoch of elements:21 February 2020
Mean Anomaly at epoch:102.75°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:1.90 AU
Aphelion:3.02 AU
Orbital period:3.86 years

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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