The asteroid 240 Vanadis

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From Cambridge , 240 Vanadis is visible between 21:11 and 04:34. It will become accessible around 21:11, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your south-eastern horizon. It will reach its highest point in the sky at 00:54, 43° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible around 04:34 when it sinks below 22° above your south-western horizon.

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Name 240 Vanadis
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Aquarius
Magnitude:11.66 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):9.00 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:23h53m [1]
Declination:-04°12' [1]
Distance:1.31 AU
10.93 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.66 AU
Eccentricity:0.207571
Inclination:2.11°
Longitude ascending node:115.07°
Argument of perihelion:301.00°
Epoch of elements:27 April 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:286.02°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.11 AU
Aphelion:3.22 AU
Orbital period:4.35 years

Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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