The asteroid 71 Niobe

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From Cambridge , 71 Niobe is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible around 02:03, when it rises to an altitude of 22° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 04:09, 28° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 05:59, 23° above your south-western horizon.

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Name 71 Niobe
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Corvus
Magnitude:11.77 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):7.30 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:12h17m [1]
Declination:-19°06' [1]
Distance:1.96 AU
16.27 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.76 AU
Eccentricity:0.173260
Inclination:23.26°
Longitude ascending node:316.00°
Argument of perihelion:267.03°
Epoch of elements:13 November 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:307.07°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.28 AU
Aphelion:3.23 AU
Orbital period:4.58 years

Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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