The asteroid 119 Althaea

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From Fairfield , 119 Althaea is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 22:21 (EDT) and reaching an altitude of 67° above the southern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 05:28.

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Name 119 Althaea
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Taurus
Magnitude:12.87 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):8.42 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:04h26m [1]
Declination:+19°11' [1]
Distance:1.93 AU
16.08 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.58 AU
Eccentricity:0.080455
Inclination:5.79°
Longitude ascending node:203.65°
Argument of perihelion:171.35°
Epoch of elements:27 April 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:351.02°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.37 AU
Aphelion:2.79 AU
Orbital period:4.15 years

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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