The asteroid 176 Iduna

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From Cambridge , 176 Iduna is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 17:55 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 44° above your southern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 18:36, 45° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 22:25, when it sinks below 21° above your south-western horizon.

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Name 176 Iduna
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Eridanus
Magnitude:13.26 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):8.20 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:02h53m [1]
Declination:-02°04' [1]
Distance:2.36 AU
19.63 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:3.18 AU
Eccentricity:0.170792
Inclination:22.67°
Longitude ascending node:200.50°
Argument of perihelion:188.55°
Epoch of elements:13 November 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:13.11°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.64 AU
Aphelion:3.73 AU
Orbital period:5.68 years

Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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