The asteroid 196 Philomela

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From Fairfield , 196 Philomela will become visible around 20:40 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 66° above your south-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting at 03:00.

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Name 196 Philomela
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Gemini
Magnitude:12.40 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):6.57 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:07h43m [1]
Declination:+27°56' [1]
Distance:3.00 AU
24.97 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:3.12 AU
Eccentricity:0.015511
Inclination:7.26°
Longitude ascending node:72.32°
Argument of perihelion:201.83°
Epoch of elements:27 March 2021
Mean Anomaly at epoch:215.24°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:3.07 AU
Aphelion:3.16 AU
Orbital period:5.50 years
Visibility from Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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