The asteroid 142 Polana

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From Fairfield , 142 Polana is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is no higher than 9° above the horizon at dawn.

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Name 142 Polana
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Ophiuchus
Magnitude:15.03 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:17h27m [1]
Declination:-24°24' [1]
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:2.42 AU
Eccentricity:0.134929
Inclination:2.24°
Longitude ascending node:291.25°
Argument of perihelion:292.13°
Epoch of elements:30 June 2018
Mean Anomaly at epoch:324.25°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.09 AU
Aphelion:2.74 AU
Orbital period:3.76 years

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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