The asteroid 113 Amalthea

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From Fairfield , 113 Amalthea is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible around 22:56, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 03:20, 54° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 05:28, 44° above your south-western horizon.

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Name 113 Amalthea
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Cetus
Magnitude:12.60 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):8.74 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.35 [1]
Right ascension:02h07m [1]
Declination:+05°12' [1]
Distance:1.73 AU
14.35 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.38 AU
Eccentricity:0.086923
Inclination:5.04°
Longitude ascending node:123.45°
Argument of perihelion:78.71°
Epoch of elements:27 April 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:136.01°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.17 AU
Aphelion:2.58 AU
Orbital period:3.66 years

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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