The asteroid 149 Medusa

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From Ashburn , 149 Medusa is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is no higher than 11° above the horizon at dawn.

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Name 149 Medusa
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Ophiuchus
Magnitude:15.85 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:17h21m [1]
Declination:-22°25' [1]
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:2.17 AU
Eccentricity:0.065082
Inclination:0.94°
Longitude ascending node:159.62°
Argument of perihelion:250.54°
Epoch of elements:30 June 2018
Mean Anomaly at epoch:135.89°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.03 AU
Aphelion:2.32 AU
Orbital period:3.21 years

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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