The asteroid 268 Adorea

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From Cambridge , 268 Adorea will become visible around 17:55 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 30° above your south-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting at 21:00.

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Name 268 Adorea
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Aquarius
Magnitude:14.91 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):8.40 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:23h32m [1]
Declination:-05°00' [1]
Distance:4.04 AU
33.60 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:3.09 AU
Eccentricity:0.137248
Inclination:2.44°
Longitude ascending node:120.86°
Argument of perihelion:68.76°
Epoch of elements:13 November 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:160.59°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.67 AU
Aphelion:3.52 AU
Orbital period:5.43 years

Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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