568 Cheruskia (Asteroid)

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From San Diego , 568 Cheruskia is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 17:45 (PST), 59° above your eastern horizon, as dusk fades to darkness. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 19:49, 77° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 00:55, when it sinks below 21° above your western horizon.

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Name 568 Cheruskia
Object type Asteroid
Current position
Computed for:11 December 2023
Right ascension:01h23m [1]
Declination:+20°40' [1]
Constellation:Pisces
Magnitude:13.78 (V) [1]
Distance:1.68 AU
14.01 lightmin [1]
Angular motion (speed):22.60 arcmin/day[1]
Angular motion (pos ang):261.9°
Orbital elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.88 AU
Eccentricity:0.168964
Inclination:18.40°
Longitude ascending node:249.74°
Argument of perihelion:173.63°
Epoch of elements:13 September 2023
Mean Anomaly at epoch:328.88°
Absolute mag (H):9.77 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.40 AU
Aphelion:3.37 AU
Orbital period:4.90 years
Visibility from San Diego

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32.72°N
117.16°W
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