The asteroid 198 Ampella

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From Fairfield , 198 Ampella will become visible around 21:35 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 23° above your western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 3 hours and 32 minutes after the Sun at 23:45.

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Name 198 Ampella
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Cancer
Magnitude:14.25 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):8.50 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:08h17m [1]
Declination:+12°52' [1]
Distance:3.22 AU
26.79 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.46 AU
Eccentricity:0.227056
Inclination:9.32°
Longitude ascending node:268.26°
Argument of perihelion:89.16°
Epoch of elements:21 February 2020
Mean Anomaly at epoch:102.75°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:1.90 AU
Aphelion:3.02 AU
Orbital period:3.86 years

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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