The asteroid 423 Diotima

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From Fairfield , 423 Diotima will become visible around 18:41 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 25° above your south-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 3 hours and 29 minutes after the Sun at 21:03.

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Name 423 Diotima
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Cetus
Magnitude:13.40 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):7.30 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:01h11m [1]
Declination:+01°03' [1]
Distance:3.75 AU
31.15 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:3.07 AU
Eccentricity:0.035733
Inclination:11.24°
Longitude ascending node:69.38°
Argument of perihelion:198.90°
Epoch of elements:21 February 2020
Mean Anomaly at epoch:117.10°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.96 AU
Aphelion:3.18 AU
Orbital period:5.37 years

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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