The asteroid 196 Philomela

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From Cambridge , 196 Philomela is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible around 23:19, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 04:03, 58° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 05:19, 54° above your south-western horizon.

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Name 196 Philomela
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Aries
Magnitude:11.77 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):6.54 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:03h02m [1]
Declination:+10°48' [1]
Distance:2.43 AU
20.18 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:3.11 AU
Eccentricity:0.015906
Inclination:7.26°
Longitude ascending node:72.32°
Argument of perihelion:199.75°
Epoch of elements:27 April 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:91.82°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:3.06 AU
Aphelion:3.16 AU
Orbital period:5.49 years

Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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