The asteroid 196 Philomela

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From Fairfield , 196 Philomela will become visible around 18:43 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 48° above your south-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting at 23:13.

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Name 196 Philomela
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Aries
Magnitude:12.54 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):6.50 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:02h42m [1]
Declination:+14°09' [1]
Distance:3.38 AU
28.15 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:3.11 AU
Eccentricity:0.015760
Inclination:7.26°
Longitude ascending node:72.32°
Argument of perihelion:200.90°
Epoch of elements:21 February 2020
Mean Anomaly at epoch:144.48°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:3.07 AU
Aphelion:3.16 AU
Orbital period:5.50 years

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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