The asteroid 119 Althaea

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From Cambridge , 119 Althaea is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 17:53 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 53° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 19:34, 60° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 00:27, when it sinks below 22° above your western horizon.

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Name 119 Althaea
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Taurus
Magnitude:12.60 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):8.30 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:03h44m [1]
Declination:+13°20' [1]
Distance:1.84 AU
15.29 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.58 AU
Eccentricity:0.080630
Inclination:5.79°
Longitude ascending node:203.65°
Argument of perihelion:171.37°
Epoch of elements:13 November 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:38.53°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.37 AU
Aphelion:2.79 AU
Orbital period:4.15 years

Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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