The asteroid 283 Emma

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From Cambridge , 283 Emma is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 19:58 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 28° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 22:02, 36° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 01:06, when it sinks below 22° above your south-western horizon.

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Name 283 Emma
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Aquarius
Magnitude:12.91 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):8.72 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:21h04m [1]
Declination:-11°33' [1]
Distance:1.80 AU
14.98 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:3.05 AU
Eccentricity:0.144215
Inclination:7.99°
Longitude ascending node:303.90°
Argument of perihelion:55.10°
Epoch of elements:27 April 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:310.90°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.61 AU
Aphelion:3.49 AU
Orbital period:5.32 years

Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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