The asteroid 68 Leto

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From Fairfield , 68 Leto is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is no higher than 11° above the horizon at dusk.

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Name 68 Leto
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Libra
Magnitude:12.40 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):6.78 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.05 [1]
Right ascension:15h43m [1]
Declination:-24°03' [1]
Distance:2.92 AU
24.31 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.78 AU
Eccentricity:0.186203
Inclination:7.97°
Longitude ascending node:44.13°
Argument of perihelion:304.49°
Epoch of elements:27 April 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:261.61°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.26 AU
Aphelion:3.30 AU
Orbital period:4.64 years
Events
30 Sep 2020  –  Asteroid 68 Leto at opposition
12 Aug 2029  –  Asteroid 68 Leto at opposition
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41.14°N
73.26°W
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