The asteroid 170 Maria

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From Cambridge , 170 Maria is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible around 21:27, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 01:45, 51° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 05:57, 22° above your western horizon.

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Name 170 Maria
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Sextans
Magnitude:12.96 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):9.40 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:10h04m [1]
Declination:+04°05' [1]
Distance:1.52 AU
12.66 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.55 AU
Eccentricity:0.063583
Inclination:14.38°
Longitude ascending node:301.30°
Argument of perihelion:158.40°
Epoch of elements:13 November 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:18.77°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.39 AU
Aphelion:2.72 AU
Orbital period:4.08 years

Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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