The asteroid 55 Pandora

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From Cambridge , 55 Pandora is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 22:13 (EDT) and reaching an altitude of 70° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 05:19.

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Name 55 Pandora
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Auriga
Magnitude:12.48 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):7.70 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:05h23m [1]
Declination:+29°03' [1]
Distance:2.19 AU
18.25 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.76 AU
Eccentricity:0.142969
Inclination:7.18°
Longitude ascending node:10.38°
Argument of perihelion:5.37°
Epoch of elements:27 April 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:1.04°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.37 AU
Aphelion:3.15 AU
Orbital period:4.58 years

Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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