The asteroid 43 Ariadne

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From Ashburn (click to change), 43 Ariadne is not readily observable since it is very close to the Sun, at a separation of only 11° from it.

Name 43 Ariadne
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Scorpius
Brightness (V):Mag 12.0
Right Ascension:16h19m
Declination:-21°54'
Source for position: Computed using orbital elements from Asteroid Orbital Elements Database (Bowell, E.L.G.)
Orbital Elements
Semi-major axis:2.20 AU
Eccentricity:0.168446
Inclination:3.47°
Longitude ascending node:264.82°
Argument of perihelion:16.17°
Epoch of elements:03 September 2017
Mean Anomaly at epoch:317.22°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:1.83 AU
Aphelion:2.57 AU
Orbital period:3.27 years
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The path traced across the sky by 43 Ariadne

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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