The asteroid 118 Peitho

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From Fairfield , 118 Peitho is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 18:43 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 71° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 20:11, 83° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 02:14, when it sinks below 21° above your north-western horizon.

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Name 118 Peitho
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Auriga
Magnitude:12.34 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):8.90 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:06h34m [1]
Declination:+34°25' [1]
Distance:1.40 AU
11.62 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.44 AU
Eccentricity:0.164660
Inclination:7.75°
Longitude ascending node:47.68°
Argument of perihelion:33.35°
Epoch of elements:21 February 2020
Mean Anomaly at epoch:27.94°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.04 AU
Aphelion:2.84 AU
Orbital period:3.80 years

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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