The asteroid 59 Elpis

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From Fairfield , 59 Elpis is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is no higher than 5° above the horizon at dawn.

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Name 59 Elpis
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Aquarius
Magnitude:13.36 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):8.02 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:22h57m [1]
Declination:-04°01' [1]
Distance:3.19 AU
26.49 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.71 AU
Eccentricity:0.118027
Inclination:8.65°
Longitude ascending node:169.93°
Argument of perihelion:210.59°
Epoch of elements:27 March 2021
Mean Anomaly at epoch:314.05°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.39 AU
Aphelion:3.04 AU
Orbital period:4.47 years
Visibility from Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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