The asteroid 42 Isis

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From Cambridge , 42 Isis is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 01:48 (EST) and reaching an altitude of 33° above the southern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 05:58.

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Name 42 Isis
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Libra
Magnitude:12.73 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):7.50 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:15h23m [1]
Declination:-11°52' [1]
Distance:2.72 AU
22.60 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.44 AU
Eccentricity:0.222957
Inclination:8.51°
Longitude ascending node:84.20°
Argument of perihelion:237.31°
Epoch of elements:13 November 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:255.09°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:1.90 AU
Aphelion:2.99 AU
Orbital period:3.81 years
Events
29 Jun 2024  –  Asteroid 42 Isis at opposition
16 Aug 2028  –  Asteroid 42 Isis at opposition
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42.38°N
71.11°W
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