The asteroid 20 Massalia

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From Fairfield , 20 Massalia is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible at around 00:54, when it rises 21° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 02:57, 28° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 04:49, 23° above your south-western horizon.

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Name 20 Massalia
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Scorpius
Magnitude:10.35 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:16h12m [1]
Declination:-20°37' [1]
Distance:1.69 AU
14.09 lightmin [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):40.78
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:2.41 AU
Eccentricity:0.142142
Inclination:0.71°
Longitude ascending node:206.11°
Argument of perihelion:256.67°
Epoch of elements:16 January 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:91.45°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.07 AU
Aphelion:2.75 AU
Orbital period:3.74 years
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41.14°N
73.26°W
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