The asteroid 259 Aletheia

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From Fairfield , 259 Aletheia is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible at around 01:39, when it rises 21° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 05:45, 50° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 06:02, 50° above your southern horizon.

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Name 259 Aletheia
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Virgo
Magnitude:13.25 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:13h47m [1]
Declination:+01°32' [1]
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:3.13 AU
Eccentricity:0.128610
Inclination:10.82°
Longitude ascending node:86.85°
Argument of perihelion:168.12°
Epoch of elements:30 June 2018
Mean Anomaly at epoch:266.63°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.73 AU
Aphelion:3.54 AU
Orbital period:5.54 years

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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