The asteroid 79 Eurynome

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From Fairfield , 79 Eurynome will become visible around 20:07 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 29° above your southern horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting at 00:09.

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Name 79 Eurynome
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Sagittarius
Magnitude:12.73 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):7.96 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.25 [1]
Right ascension:17h58m [1]
Declination:-18°11' [1]
Distance:2.25 AU
18.73 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.45 AU
Eccentricity:0.189961
Inclination:4.61°
Longitude ascending node:206.58°
Argument of perihelion:201.19°
Epoch of elements:27 April 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:228.72°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:1.98 AU
Aphelion:2.91 AU
Orbital period:3.83 years

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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