The asteroid 113 Amalthea

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From Ashburn , 113 Amalthea is not readily observable since it is very close to the Sun, at a separation of only 8° from it.

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Name 113 Amalthea
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Scorpius
Magnitude:13.10 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):8.51 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:16h13m [1]
Declination:-18°01' [1]
Distance:3.18 AU
26.42 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.38 AU
Eccentricity:0.086438
Inclination:5.04°
Longitude ascending node:123.45°
Argument of perihelion:78.64°
Epoch of elements:27 March 2021
Mean Anomaly at epoch:324.43°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.17 AU
Aphelion:2.58 AU
Orbital period:3.66 years
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39.04°N
77.49°W
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