The asteroid 16 Psyche

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From Ashburn (click to change), 16 Psyche is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is no higher than 10° above the horizon at dusk.

Name 16 Psyche
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Scorpius
Magnitude:11.93 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:16h13m [1]
Declination:-18°43' [1]
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:2.93 AU
Eccentricity:0.133678
Inclination:3.09°
Longitude ascending node:150.13°
Argument of perihelion:228.14°
Epoch of elements:30 June 2018
Mean Anomaly at epoch:229.91°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.54 AU
Aphelion:3.32 AU
Orbital period:5.01 years
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39.04°N
77.49°W
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