The asteroid 201 Penelope

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From Cambridge , 201 Penelope is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is no higher than 13° above the horizon at dusk.

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Name 201 Penelope
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Aquarius
Magnitude:13.17 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):8.30 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:22h14m [1]
Declination:-11°29' [1]
Distance:2.99 AU
24.84 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.68 AU
Eccentricity:0.179331
Inclination:5.76°
Longitude ascending node:156.93°
Argument of perihelion:180.69°
Epoch of elements:13 November 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:349.39°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.20 AU
Aphelion:3.16 AU
Orbital period:4.38 years

Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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