The asteroid 471 Papagena

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From Fairfield , 471 Papagena is not readily observable since it lies so far south that it will never rise more than 18° above the horizon.

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Name 471 Papagena
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Sagittarius
Magnitude:12.04 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):6.73 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.37 [1]
Right ascension:17h48m [1]
Declination:-29°57' [1]
Distance:2.74 AU
22.80 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.89 AU
Eccentricity:0.228619
Inclination:15.02°
Longitude ascending node:83.81°
Argument of perihelion:315.14°
Epoch of elements:27 April 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:246.02°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.23 AU
Aphelion:3.56 AU
Orbital period:4.92 years
Events
27 Oct 2020  –  Asteroid 471 Papagena at opposition
11 Nov 2025  –  Asteroid 471 Papagena at opposition
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41.14°N
73.26°W
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