The asteroid 72 Feronia

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From Fairfield , 72 Feronia is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 23:27 (EDT) – 6 hours and 10 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 49° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 04:15.

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Name 72 Feronia
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Pisces
Magnitude:12.89 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:01h05m [1]
Declination:+11°26' [1]
Distance:1.67 AU
13.87 lightmin [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):43.35
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:2.27 AU
Eccentricity:0.120488
Inclination:5.42°
Longitude ascending node:207.96°
Argument of perihelion:102.78°
Epoch of elements:27 April 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:6.86°
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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