The asteroid 69 Hesperia

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From Fairfield , 69 Hesperia is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 00:25 (EDT) and reaching an altitude of 54° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 05:28.

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Name 69 Hesperia
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Orion
Magnitude:12.16 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):7.05 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.19 [1]
Right ascension:06h11m [1]
Declination:+15°32' [1]
Distance:2.55 AU
21.20 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.98 AU
Eccentricity:0.170327
Inclination:8.59°
Longitude ascending node:185.00°
Argument of perihelion:289.19°
Epoch of elements:27 April 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:301.08°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.47 AU
Aphelion:3.48 AU
Orbital period:5.14 years

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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