The asteroid 156 Xanthippe

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From Ashburn , 156 Xanthippe is not readily observable since it is very close to the Sun, at a separation of only 13° from it.

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Name 156 Xanthippe
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Pisces
Magnitude:14.45 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:22h58m [1]
Declination:+01°06' [1]
Distance:3.98 AU
33.12 lightmin [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):43.02
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:2.73 AU
Eccentricity:0.227282
Inclination:9.78°
Longitude ascending node:241.83°
Argument of perihelion:338.27°
Epoch of elements:16 January 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:99.93°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.11 AU
Aphelion:3.35 AU
Orbital period:4.50 years

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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