59 Elpis (Asteroid)

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From San Diego , 59 Elpis is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is no higher than 9° above the horizon at dawn.

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Name 59 Elpis
Object type Asteroid
Current position
Constellation:Gemini
Magnitude:13.48 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):8.04 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:07h13m [1]
Declination:+16°07' [1]
Distance:3.46 AU
28.79 lightmin [1]
Orbital elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.71 AU
Eccentricity:0.117261
Inclination:8.65°
Longitude ascending node:169.93°
Argument of perihelion:210.67°
Epoch of elements:21 January 2022
Mean Anomaly at epoch:20.11°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.39 AU
Aphelion:3.03 AU
Orbital period:4.47 years
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32.72°N
117.16°W
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