The asteroid 16 Psyche

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From Fairfield , 16 Psyche 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 16 Psyche
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Sagittarius
Magnitude:11.74 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:19h36m [1]
Declination:-19°36' [1]
Distance:3.60 AU
29.94 lightmin [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):40.53
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:2.92 AU
Eccentricity:0.133613
Inclination:3.10°
Longitude ascending node:150.06°
Argument of perihelion:228.66°
Epoch of elements:16 January 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:268.78°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.53 AU
Aphelion:3.32 AU
Orbital period:5.00 years
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41.14°N
73.26°W
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