The asteroid 42 Isis

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From Fairfield , 42 Isis is not readily observable since it is very close to the Sun, at a separation of only 9° from it.

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Name 42 Isis
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Virgo
Magnitude:12.98 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):7.53 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:12h10m [1]
Declination:+05°36' [1]
Distance:3.77 AU
31.37 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.44 AU
Eccentricity:0.222823
Inclination:8.51°
Longitude ascending node:84.20°
Argument of perihelion:237.31°
Epoch of elements:27 April 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:203.41°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:1.90 AU
Aphelion:2.99 AU
Orbital period:3.82 years
Events
29 Jun 2024  –  Asteroid 42 Isis at opposition
16 Aug 2028  –  Asteroid 42 Isis at opposition
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41.14°N
73.26°W
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