The asteroid 28 Bellona

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From Fairfield , 28 Bellona is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 23:38 (EDT) and reaching an altitude of 58° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 05:28.

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Name 28 Bellona
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Orion
Magnitude:12.08 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):7.09 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:05h17m [1]
Declination:+12°33' [1]
Distance:2.33 AU
19.38 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.78 AU
Eccentricity:0.151863
Inclination:9.43°
Longitude ascending node:144.30°
Argument of perihelion:344.10°
Epoch of elements:27 April 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:273.45°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.35 AU
Aphelion:3.20 AU
Orbital period:4.62 years

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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