The asteroid 259 Aletheia

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From Fairfield , 259 Aletheia is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is no higher than 9° above the horizon at dawn.

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Name 259 Aletheia
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Sagittarius
Magnitude:13.45 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):7.80 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:19h19m [1]
Declination:-23°07' [1]
Distance:3.34 AU
27.80 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:3.14 AU
Eccentricity:0.129728
Inclination:10.82°
Longitude ascending node:86.85°
Argument of perihelion:167.88°
Epoch of elements:21 February 2020
Mean Anomaly at epoch:13.48°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.73 AU
Aphelion:3.54 AU
Orbital period:5.55 years

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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