The asteroid 485 Genua

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From Cambridge , 485 Genua is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible around 23:29, when it reaches an altitude of 21° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 02:58, 41° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 04:06, 38° above your southern horizon.

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Name 485 Genua
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Ophiuchus
Magnitude:13.27 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):8.28 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:17h38m [1]
Declination:-06°28' [1]
Distance:2.30 AU
19.10 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.75 AU
Eccentricity:0.192184
Inclination:13.87°
Longitude ascending node:193.43°
Argument of perihelion:272.24°
Epoch of elements:27 March 2021
Mean Anomaly at epoch:125.99°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.22 AU
Aphelion:3.28 AU
Orbital period:4.55 years
Visibility from Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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