The asteroid 579 Sidonia

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From Cambridge , 579 Sidonia 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 579 Sidonia
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Piscis Austrinus
Magnitude:12.26 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):7.85 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:21h44m [1]
Declination:-29°20' [1]
Distance:1.93 AU
16.07 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:3.01 AU
Eccentricity:0.077930
Inclination:11.02°
Longitude ascending node:82.65°
Argument of perihelion:228.24°
Epoch of elements:27 April 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:350.06°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.78 AU
Aphelion:3.25 AU
Orbital period:5.23 years

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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