The asteroid 60 Echo

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From Cambridge , 60 Echo is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 19:58 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 26° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 22:21, 36° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 01:26, when it sinks below 22° above your south-western horizon.

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Name 60 Echo
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Aquarius
Magnitude:12.15 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):8.21 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.27 [1]
Right ascension:21h23m [1]
Declination:-11°36' [1]
Distance:1.74 AU
14.48 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.39 AU
Eccentricity:0.184554
Inclination:3.60°
Longitude ascending node:191.55°
Argument of perihelion:271.21°
Epoch of elements:27 April 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:208.39°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:1.95 AU
Aphelion:2.83 AU
Orbital period:3.70 years

Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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