The asteroid 1647 Menelaus

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From Cambridge , 1647 Menelaus is visible between 19:15 and 04:58. It will become accessible around 19:15, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your eastern horizon. It will reach its highest point in the sky at 00:06, 61° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible around 04:58 when it sinks below 22° above your western horizon.

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Name 1647 Menelaus
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Pisces
Magnitude:17.53 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):10.57 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:01h36m [1]
Declination:+14°03' [1]
Distance:4.32 AU
35.91 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:5.21 AU
Eccentricity:0.021222
Inclination:5.65°
Longitude ascending node:240.31°
Argument of perihelion:295.13°
Epoch of elements:27 March 2021
Mean Anomaly at epoch:196.29°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:5.10 AU
Aphelion:5.32 AU
Orbital period:11.90 years
Visibility from Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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