The asteroid 233 Asterope

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From Cambridge , 233 Asterope is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 17:53 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 58° above your southern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 18:34, 59° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 23:20, when it sinks below 21° above your western horizon.

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Name 233 Asterope
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Aries
Magnitude:13.06 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):8.30 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:02h44m [1]
Declination:+12°14' [1]
Distance:2.14 AU
17.81 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.66 AU
Eccentricity:0.099103
Inclination:7.69°
Longitude ascending node:221.97°
Argument of perihelion:126.09°
Epoch of elements:13 November 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:50.27°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.40 AU
Aphelion:2.92 AU
Orbital period:4.34 years

Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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