The asteroid 118 Peitho

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From Cambridge , 118 Peitho is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 23:18 (EDT) and reaching an altitude of 61° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 05:19.

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Name 118 Peitho
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Gemini
Magnitude:13.40 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):9.14 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:06h09m [1]
Declination:+25°35' [1]
Distance:1.94 AU
16.11 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.44 AU
Eccentricity:0.164562
Inclination:7.75°
Longitude ascending node:47.68°
Argument of perihelion:33.40°
Epoch of elements:27 April 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:310.18°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.04 AU
Aphelion:2.84 AU
Orbital period:3.80 years

Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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