The asteroid 287 Nephthys

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From Fairfield , 287 Nephthys is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is no higher than 7° above the horizon at dawn.

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Name 287 Nephthys
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Sagittarius
Magnitude:13.26 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:19h57m [1]
Declination:-16°03' [1]
Distance:3.09 AU
25.71 lightmin [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):42.39
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:2.35 AU
Eccentricity:0.023449
Inclination:10.03°
Longitude ascending node:142.33°
Argument of perihelion:119.24°
Epoch of elements:16 January 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:13.31°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.30 AU
Aphelion:2.41 AU
Orbital period:3.61 years

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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