The asteroid 216 Kleopatra

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From Cambridge , 216 Kleopatra is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible around 02:08, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 04:46, 32° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 05:58, 30° above your southern horizon.

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Name 216 Kleopatra
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Virgo
Magnitude:13.18 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):7.30 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:13h01m [1]
Declination:-15°12' [1]
Distance:2.99 AU
24.85 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.79 AU
Eccentricity:0.250975
Inclination:13.11°
Longitude ascending node:215.35°
Argument of perihelion:180.02°
Epoch of elements:13 November 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:112.96°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.09 AU
Aphelion:3.49 AU
Orbital period:4.67 years
Events
15 Nov 2027  –  Asteroid 216 Kleopatra at opposition
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42.38°N
71.11°W
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