The asteroid 287 Nephthys

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From Cambridge , 287 Nephthys is visible between 18:31 and 04:15. It will become accessible around 18:31, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your eastern horizon. It will reach its highest point in the sky at 23:21, 61° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible around 04:15 when it sinks below 22° above your western horizon.

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Name 287 Nephthys
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Gemini
Magnitude:11.25 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):8.22 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:07h26m [1]
Declination:+13°38' [1]
Distance:1.42 AU
11.78 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.35 AU
Eccentricity:0.022901
Inclination:10.04°
Longitude ascending node:142.32°
Argument of perihelion:119.28°
Epoch of elements:17 December 2020
Mean Anomaly at epoch:204.46°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.30 AU
Aphelion:2.41 AU
Orbital period:3.61 years
Visibility from Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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