The asteroid 17 Thetis

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From Cambridge , 17 Thetis is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is no higher than 8° above the horizon at dusk.

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Name 17 Thetis
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Libra
Magnitude:12.63 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):7.76 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:14h24m [1]
Declination:-09°59' [1]
Distance:2.79 AU
23.18 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.47 AU
Eccentricity:0.133032
Inclination:5.59°
Longitude ascending node:125.55°
Argument of perihelion:136.21°
Epoch of elements:27 April 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:303.36°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.14 AU
Aphelion:2.80 AU
Orbital period:3.88 years

Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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