The asteroid 206 Hersilia

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From Cambridge , 206 Hersilia is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 19:58 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 25° above your southern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 21:16, 28° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 23:23, when it sinks below 22° above your south-western horizon.

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Name 206 Hersilia
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Capricornus
Magnitude:13.38 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):8.68 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:20h18m [1]
Declination:-19°00' [1]
Distance:2.07 AU
17.20 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.74 AU
Eccentricity:0.038191
Inclination:3.78°
Longitude ascending node:145.05°
Argument of perihelion:302.55°
Epoch of elements:27 April 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:203.29°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.64 AU
Aphelion:2.85 AU
Orbital period:4.54 years

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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