The asteroid 170 Maria

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From Fairfield , 170 Maria is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 02:08 (EDT) and reaching an altitude of 36° above the eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 05:34.

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Name 170 Maria
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Cancer
Magnitude:14.55 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):9.39 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:08h39m [1]
Declination:+21°27' [1]
Distance:2.87 AU
23.89 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.55 AU
Eccentricity:0.063621
Inclination:14.38°
Longitude ascending node:301.30°
Argument of perihelion:158.49°
Epoch of elements:27 April 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:330.38°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.39 AU
Aphelion:2.72 AU
Orbital period:4.08 years

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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