The asteroid 72 Feronia

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From Fairfield , 72 Feronia will become visible around 18:39 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 45° above your south-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting at 22:50.

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Name 72 Feronia
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Aries
Magnitude:14.05 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):9.10 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:02h15m [1]
Declination:+10°58' [1]
Distance:2.57 AU
21.39 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.27 AU
Eccentricity:0.120470
Inclination:5.42°
Longitude ascending node:207.96°
Argument of perihelion:102.87°
Epoch of elements:21 February 2020
Mean Anomaly at epoch:93.46°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:1.99 AU
Aphelion:2.54 AU
Orbital period:3.41 years

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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