The asteroid 19 Fortuna

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From Cambridge , 19 Fortuna is not readily observable since it is very close to the Sun, at a separation of only 20° from it.

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Name 19 Fortuna
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Ophiuchus
Magnitude:12.69 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):7.30 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:17h20m [1]
Declination:-22°08' [1]
Distance:3.52 AU
29.24 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.44 AU
Eccentricity:0.157370
Inclination:1.57°
Longitude ascending node:211.12°
Argument of perihelion:182.07°
Epoch of elements:13 November 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:248.92°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.06 AU
Aphelion:2.83 AU
Orbital period:3.82 years
Events
11 Sep 2020  –  Asteroid 19 Fortuna at opposition
17 Oct 2024  –  Asteroid 19 Fortuna at opposition
22 Nov 2028  –  Asteroid 19 Fortuna at opposition
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42.38°N
71.11°W
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