The asteroid 287 Nephthys

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From Ashburn , 287 Nephthys is not readily observable since it is very close to the Sun, at a separation of only 16° from it.

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Name 287 Nephthys
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Ophiuchus
Magnitude:13.12 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:16h52m [1]
Declination:-16°10' [1]
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:2.35 AU
Eccentricity:0.023673
Inclination:10.03°
Longitude ascending node:142.36°
Argument of perihelion:119.87°
Epoch of elements:30 June 2018
Mean Anomaly at epoch:318.08°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.30 AU
Aphelion:2.41 AU
Orbital period:3.61 years

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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