The asteroid 170 Maria

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From Fairfield , 170 Maria is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is no higher than 1° above the horizon at dusk.

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Name 170 Maria
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Sextans
Magnitude:14.75 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):9.40 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:10h46m [1]
Declination:-03°56' [1]
Distance:2.97 AU
24.72 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.55 AU
Eccentricity:0.063554
Inclination:14.38°
Longitude ascending node:301.30°
Argument of perihelion:158.35°
Epoch of elements:21 February 2020
Mean Anomaly at epoch:42.97°
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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